Jammu & Kashmir

25-year-old drowns in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal

People gather on the riverbank in Kangan area of Ganderbal district following a drowning incident in July 2020. [FPK File Photo/ Umar Khurshid]

Ganderbal: A 25-year-old woman died after drowning in a power canal in her native village at Gutlibagh in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on late Friday evening.

An official told the news agency Kashmir News Observer that the woman identified as Shagufta had drowned in a power Canal in her native village.

He said that the body of the woman was retrieved from the power canal by SDRF team late last night after hectic efforts. Meanwhile, investigations in this regard have been taken by the authorities.

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