child drowned to death in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, official said on Thursday.
Reports said that a child was at maternal home when she slipped into a rivulet passing through the house at Mawar area of the district. Locals retrieved the child in an unconscious state.
The child as per the officials was taken to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.
The victim has been identified as Aliya Jan daughter of Javid Ahmad of Sopore.