17-year-old boy drowns in Ganderbal power canal

Ganderbal: A minor boy drowned while taking a bath in power canal Saturday evening in Bandaybagh area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, police said on Sunday.

The deceased has been identified as 17-year-old Umar Farooq son of Farooq Ahmad of Bandaybagh Ganderbal.

The body of the deceased was handed over to the family after completion of legal formalities, police said.