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Minor Drowns In River Jehlum In Behrampora Sopoore

Waris Fayaz

Sopore: A 7-year old boy drowned in river jehlum at Behrampora village in north Kashmir’s Sopore on Monday afternoon.

Reportedly a 9 year old boy identified as Farhan Fayaz son of Fayaz Ahmad of Batpora Sopore was at his maternal in Behrampora where he slipped in the jehlum and drowned.

Reports said a team of police reached to the spot and with the help of locals started search operation to retrieve the body.

A police officer also confirmed and said a rescue team has been sent to the area to trace the body.

Pertinently, last week a minor girl drowned in a water-filled ditch in Behrampora village.