Actor Anil Nedumangad, 48, allegedly drowned while taking bath in Malankara dam in Thodupuzha on Friday.
Police said the incident occurred in the evening when the actor along with a couple of others went to the dam for a bath. He was in Thodupuzha in connection with the shooting of a film.
“As per preliminary inquiry, he and his friends went to the dam to take bath during a shooting break. He was pulled by strong undercurrents as he went deep into the water,” said an officer of Idukki Special Branch.