Minor drowns to death in Handwara

Minor drowns to death in Handwara
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Kupwara: A pall of gloom descended on a Handwara village after a minor girl drowned to death on Thursday.

An official said that 3-year-old Aliya Jan, daughter of Javid Ahmad Bhat of Tulbul Sopore was at her maternal home at Hanga, Handwara when she slipped into a stream.

“She was immediately shifted to District Hospital Handwara where doctors declared her dead on arrival,” he said.

Greater Kashmir