Srinagar- A one-year-old boy of a nomad family drowned in Nallah Rambiara in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Saturday, officials said.
They said that the toddler Aqib Ahmad son of Mohammad Rafeeq crawled into the stream from the tent put up by his family near the water body, according to news agency GNS.
By the time family reacted, the boy had drowned and he was removed him to local hospital where doctors declared him brought dead on the arrival, the officials said.
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