Ganderbal: A thirteen year old boy lost his life after drowning in a canal in Ganderbal district on Thursday.
The boy drowned in Shekhpora irrigational canal, while he was taking bath.
The boy is said to have jumped into the nallah and when he did not resurface, another boys present nearby alarmed people, who fished out the boy out of water in an unconscious condition and rushed him to Primary Health Center Kachan, where he was declared brought dead by the doctors.
A class 5th student was identified as Zahid Ahmed Bhat son of Mohammad Yousuf Bhat a resident of Chanduna village.
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