Srinagar : A school-going boy from Baramulla district drowned in a river in Sonamarg area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, official sources said.
They told GNS that a student of a private school in Baramulla, who was on picnic, drowned while taking bath in river Sindh.
“The boy was immediately rescued and taken to a nearby health centre, where the doctors declared him as brought dead on arrival”, they said.
Confirming the incident to GNS, a police official identified the deceased as Suhaib Farooq Chachi (14), son of Farooq Ahmad Chachi, a resident of Chandoosa Baramulla. (GNS)