4-year-old boy drowns to death in Ganderbal | KNO

4-year-old boy drowns to death in Ganderbal | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Ganderbal, May 28 (KNO): A four-year-old boy drowned into a Nallah at Naranag village of Kangan area in Central Kashmir's Ganderbal district on Thursday. Officials told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that a four-year-old boy identified as Irfan Ahmed Khatana, son of Showkat Ahmed Khatana of Pehlinar-Wangath slipped into a Sindh Nallah at Naranag. A police officer also confirmed the incident to KNO and said the rescue operation was immediately started to retrieve his body. The administration called SDRF team and Police following which motor boats and divers were pressed to trace the body of drowned boy. They said that the dead body of the minor was later retrieved from the rivulet near Waniyarm Wangath by locals and police in joint rescue operation. After completion of medico-legal formalities, the body of the deceased has been handed over to his relatives for last rites, they added –(KNO)