Teenager drowns in Handwara

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Handwara: A teenager drown in a local stream in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday evening, Locals said that the teenager identified as Abid Hussain Tantray son of Gulam Hassan Tantray resident of Ganai Mohla Handwara drowned in a nearby stream when he along with other youth was taking a bath in the stream. The officials said that body has been fished out by locals and police on late Sunday evening and handed over to his family.
Police has registered a case and start investigation.
On Monday MLA Langate, Er Rashid visited the accident spot and demanded filling of stream patches where boulders have been extracted.