Srinagar: A youth drowned at Kadgam dam in Zainpora area of south Kashmirs Shopian district on Saturday.
Sameer Ahmad Teli, a 12th class student, son of Ghulam Qadir of Daghpora, Shopian slipped into the dam and later got trapped inside it, a police official said.
He said that the body was recovered late in the evening with the help of local police, army and locals.
Meanwhile, a pall of galoom descended in the area when the body of Teli reached his home.
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