Minor dies in Shopian 

Bilal Habib

Shopian: A minor boy died after falling into a trench filled with water near Industrial estate at Gagran area of Shopian district on Sunday afternoon.
The boy identified as Arsalan Ahmad Mantoo, son of Ajaz Ahmad Mantoo of Gagran, a class 6th student, was playing along with his friends when he fell into the trench.
SHO Javaid Ahmad said the body was fished out of the trench by the police and locals after which it was shifted to Sub District Hospital Shopian for examinations. However doctors declared him brought dead.