Ganderbal: A teenage girl drowned in river Sindh in Gund area of Ganderbal this evening.
Police said the 16 year old Shaheena Bano daughter of Abdul Lateef Kasana, resident of Haknar Gund died after she was washing utensils at the banks of river Sindh near her home and accidentally slipped and drowned to into the river.
After hours of hectic efforts by Police and the locals, the body was retrieved at Fraw Haknar some 1Km away from the drowning spot. Police took possession of the body and after the legal formalities handed it over the family for last rites.
Gund Police has registered a case and started investigation in the matter.