Out of 24 students of VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Five Bodies have been found until now and they were sent to postmortem. Special fight has been booked to bring the bodies back to Hyderabad. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu, Telangana Chief Minister KCR, Union Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Smriti Irani assured complete cooperation to the college management and promised to do everything needed to save the students.
List of Students who got washed away after the release of water from a Hydropower Project:
1. Akulla Vijetha 2. Ashish Mantha 3. Bairineni Ritwik 4. Banothu Rambabu 5. Dasari Sreenidhi 6. Devashish Bose 7. Gampala Aishwarya 8. Baswaraj Sandeep 9. Gonoor Arvind Kumar 10. Kalluri Sree Harsha 11. Kasarla Rishita Reddy 12. Laxmi Gayatri Appanabotla 13. M Siva Prakash Varma 14. M Vishnu Vardhan Reddy 15. Macharla Akhil 16. Mittapally Akhil 17. Muppidi Kiran Kumar 18. Nerudu Jagadish Mudiraj 19. P Venkata Durga Tarun 20. Mohammed Sabir Hussain Shaikh 21. P Ridhima 22. B Mahen Sai Raj 23. T Upendar 24. Ch Parameshwar 25. Prahlad – Tour Operator