Sopore: The rescue and search operation to retrieve the body of a 12 year old boy who allegedly commited suicide by jumping into river Jhelum in Sopore town of north Kashmir continued for the third consecutive day.
Sources told, the search operation by a team of Marco’s, Army’ 22 RR unit, Police and locals continued for the third consecutive day today.
Efforts are on to retrieve the body of the teenager as the search operation was resumed in the wee hours today.
Pertinently a 12 year old boy identified as Shahid Nazir Changal Son of Nazir Ahmad Changal of Ahadbab crossing had jumped into the river from bypass bridge on Wednesday.
Meanwhile official said, that the operation was resumed for the third consecutive day today to retrieve the teenager’s body.
“Efforts are on to retrieve the body from the river,” he said, adding that a case has already been registered and further investigation has been initiated.