A boy drowned in Gandipet conduit lake near Manikonda on Thursday. The police fished out the body and handed over to the deceased parents after post-mortem. The police registered a case and launched an investigation. The details of the boy are yet to be ascertained. On April 28, a seven-year-old boy identified as Prasanna Babu drowned in swimming pool at a farmhouse in Narsingi where he went to attend a family function. The boy is learned to have slipped in the water while he was playing.