SHOPIAN — A three-year-old boy drowned to death on Friday in a stream at Reban area of Zainapora in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
An official told the news agency Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a minor boy slipped and subsequently drowned in the stream at Khargund Chak-e-Reban in Zainapora area.
Locals launched the rescue operation and evacuated him to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead, he added.
The deceased boy has been identified as Azaan Imtiyaz, son of Imtiyaz Ahmad Ganaie, of Khargund Chak-e-Reban.
Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident.