Body of minor boy fished out from river in Budgam

Budgam, Jul 09 : The body of a 12-year-old boy, who drowned while taking bath in Narbal area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Friday afternoon, was fished out.

An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the body was fished out hours after he drowned into the river Jeel today.

He said the minor boy, who had come to his maternal home at Ghat Narbal, drowned while taking bath with his friends.

He identified the deceased as Furqan Ahmad Tabardar of Parimpora Srinagar.

The official said that the body will be handed over to the family after all medico-legal formalities—(KNO)