Missing Andhra student Praveen Galla found dead

Thursday, February 11, 2016

The 23-year-old Praveen Galla who was found missing since February 1 was found dead at Newport Beach. The body was found by lifeguards at 11.25 PST on Tuesday, floating in the ocean about 1,000 feet from the Newport Pier said Daily Titan.

According to sources, Praveen was last seen by his friends on February 1 when he took a cab to the university from his apartment situated off campus. Few hours later his cell phone was tracked at Newport Beach and had been missing since then. The cause of the death is yet to be ascertained. However, police officials opine it could be because of Praveen’s grades in the course.

It may be recalled that Praveen Galla, an MS student from Chittoor district is a former student of GITAM University, Bhubaneswar and native of Tirupati. . His father Galla Nageswara Rao, a native of Nelimarla in Irala mandal is settled in Tirupati and Praveen is pursing MS from California State University in Fullerton city.

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