Pampore teen drowns while taking bath in Jhelum

Bilal Habib

Pulwama: A teenager drowned today while taking a bath in river Jhelum in Pampore town of this south Kashmir district

16-year-old Danish Mushtaq, son of Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat of Kandizal drowned while taking a bath in the river Jhelum at Galander, Pampore here this morning, SHO Pampore, Raja Tasleem told Kashmir Reader.

He said that police with the assistance of army retrieved the body of the teen and handed it to the family for final rites.