As part of this, the government is giving highest priority to the development of parks and construction of walking tracks in the city.
The incident took place on Wednesday morning as the father took his son to Panniyode pond at Vattappoyil, near Eachur in the Kannur district to teach him swimming.
The first day of the 48th Junior swimming championship concluded at The SDAT Aquatic Complex in Velachery, Chennai.
“I decided to learn swimming by seeing my children who were trained at the same academy. Nine members of my family know to swim.
FINA said it was setting up "a new working group that will spend the next six months looking at the most effective ways to set up this new category."
A day after a 10-year-old drowns in pool, civic body finds it was operating without permits
The child’s body was handed over to the family after autopsy at the Osmania General Hospital on Tuesday.
Before the elders could realise what was happening, the boy drowned in the deep end of the pool.
Residents say they are being turned away by staffers without being furnished a date as to when pools will reopen
Many youngsters have to reach out to expensive private pools, putting a dampener on the holiday season. Parents, too, contend private pools pose health concerns due to high levels of chlorine.
The civic body has contructed another swimming pool in the city at Sachivalaya Nagar in Vanasthalipuram.
Ace swimmer Srihari Nataraj created two new meet records in the 100m freestyle and the 50m backstroke with a timing of 50.98s and 26.10s, respectively.
Madhavan's 16-year-old son clocked 15.57.86 in the men's 1500m freestyle event to finish at the second spot on Friday night.
The pool at the district stadium that was thrown open on November 11, 2013 by then Chief minister J Jayalalithaa used to draw over 150 schoolchildren daily.
The yachts have a combined market value estimated at more than $5.4 billion.