STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Bengaluru: Three teenagers drown while swimming in lake

Three boys drowned in two lakes in separate incidents in the outskirts of the city on Sunday.

Published: 11th June 2019 06:20 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th June 2019 06:20 AM   |  A+A-

Rescue, Drown

Image used for representational purpose only

By Express News Service

BENGALURU: Three boys drowned in two lakes in separate incidents in the outskirts of the city on Sunday. In the first incident, two brothers Zakir Khan (17) and Sahid Khan (14), residents of Electronics City, had gone to Bingipura lake near Bannerghatta for swimming, without informing their parents.

They drowned while swimming, and the incident only came to light in the evening when villagers found their floating bodies and alerted the Bannerghatta police. In the second incident, 13-year-old Roshan drowned in Marasur lake near Anekal.

He had gone for swimming with his friends, but they ran away when he drowned. A few hours later, his parents learned to know about the incident and informed the Surya City police. Fire and emergency personnel rushed to the spot and fished out the body.

Stay up to date on all the latest Bengaluru news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp