On Monday, a two-year-old boy drowned to death in a canal in Sodanara village of Hajin in the Bandipora district of northern Kashmir.
An unnamed official said the boy was known as Faizan Ahmad Ganaie, son of Puth-Mohalla Sodanara’s Ashiq Ahmad Ganaie.
Soon after the incident, he was quickly taken away by his family and neighbours and taken to a nearby hospital where doctors declared that he was dead.
A police officer also reported the minor’s death. (the KNO)