Srinagar Boat capsize: 1 dead body retrieved

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Srinagar: A dead body was Wednesday retrieved from Nigeen Lake Srinagar a day after two persons went missing when their boat capsized in Nigeen Lake amid windstorm last evening.

Sources said a boat carrying four locals capsized after it was caught in windstorm in the lake.

Two among the four managed to swim back, while two were missing. However sources said that body of a missing person was retrieved today morning while as search for the other missing person was underway.

The dead has been identified as Umar, a resident of Ellahi Bagh area of Srinagar.