Ganderbal: A minor girl died by drowning into an irrigation canal in Kangan area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Wednesday afternoon.
Officials said that three-year-old Seerat Bashir, daughter of Bashir Ahmad Dar, a resident of Lal Mohallah Satrina Kangan slipped into an irrigation canal near her house while playing.
They said the body of the girl was fished out and taken to Sub District Hospital Kangan where the doctors declared her brought dead.
After the legal formalities the body has been handed over the family for last rites.
Police have taken cognizance of the case