Srinagar: Authorities have retrieved body of a teenage boy, a day after he fell of an embankment of an under construction bridge into Shaali Ganga nallah in Arigam area in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
The authorities assisted by locals had been searching for the boy immediately after he fell into the water body on Wednesday afternoon. After hours of rigorous efforts, the body was found some hundred metres from the incident spot.
As reported, Irfan Ahmad son of Abdul Rashid Bhat, a resident of Arigam area fell down into the water body while walking along the embankment of the under construction structure – being built along Arigam Fraswar road in Khan Sahib area.
A huge number of local inhabitants have been at the spot even as the body on its way to native village for last rites. (GNS)