3 drown to death in two separate incidents

According to IIC Sarat Mahallick, Pradhan had gone to village pond in the morning for a bath.

published on : 17th May 2023

Five of a family from Bengaluru drown in Mandya Canal

Fire personnel fished out the bodies of Anis Begum, Tasmiya and Mehtabunnisa while the search is on for the rest. 

published on : 26th April 2023

Four, including two minors die by drowning in Tamil Nadu

As 2,300 cusecs of water was released into the canal for irrigation on Friday, both of them were dragged into the water.

published on : 23rd April 2023

Two kids drown in Kancheepuram pond

They were rushed to the nearby primary health centre where they were declared dead on arrival.

published on : 19th April 2023

Boat capsizes in Kolab; one drown, three missing  

A person drowned and three others went missing after a country boat capsized in Kolab reservoir here on Thursday.

published on : 14th April 2023

Seven-year-old boy drowns in Chennai corporation-run swimming pool in Periamet, 3 booked

He was rushed to the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital, where the doctors declared him brought dead. His body was then sent for postmortem.

published on : 6th April 2023

Five drown in temple lake during ceremony in Tamil Nadu

Upon information, the fire department and the local police rushed to the spot. All five bodies were retrieved from the lake and sent to Chromepet Government Hospital for postmortem. 

published on : 5th April 2023

Six-year-old jumps into pond, drowns in Vijayawada

A case was registered and the body was sent to Government General Hospital for postmortem, said Srinivas.

published on : 2nd April 2023

Police place warning boards along Bhavani banks in Tamil Nadu

As drowning deaths in Bhavani river continue despite the deployment of lifeguards on the banks, police have started to place warning notices in vulnerable spots.

published on : 30th March 2023

MP: Death toll in Chambal river drowning rises to 7; all missing bodies traced

The pilgrims were crossing the river on foot on their way to a temple in neighbouring Rajasthan on Saturday.

published on : 21st March 2023

Two pilgrims drown, five missing while crossing Chambal River in Madhya Pradesh

The river divides Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior-Chambal region with Rajasthan’s Braj region.

published on : 19th March 2023

Around 10,000 lives lost to drowning in seven years in Odisha

On an average, during the period four lives were lost daily making drowning one of the most common cause of fatalities in the state after road accidents.

published on : 18th March 2023

34 drown as boat carrying migrants from Madagascar sinks

Officials are looking for two people, a man and a woman, suspected of being the smugglers or accomplices in illegally transporting migrants.

published on : 15th March 2023

Father-son duo drowns in pond at Akunur village

On Friday, while Aravind was bathing the sheep in the pond, he lost his balance and drowned into the pond.

published on : 11th March 2023

123 drowned in Tiruppur water bodies last year

District Fire and Rescue services Officer (Tiruppur) Kangeya Bhoopathi said, “Open wells pose a big threat to people.

published on : 9th March 2023

Three teens drown near Manair river after Holi celebrations

Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and BC Welfare Minister Gangula Kamalakar expressed grief over the death of the three students.

published on : 8th March 2023

Six-year-old girl drowns in pool at a resort in Auroville

A six-year-old girl drowned in a swimming pool at a private resort in Auroville in Villupuram district on Sunday.

published on : 2nd January 2023

Four persons including three minors drowned in Bihar

Both the girls had gone to take bath in the pond on the occasion of Karma-Dharma festival celebrated in the region.

published on : 9th September 2019

60 migrants feared drowned in Guinea-Bissau capsize

"An overloaded pirogue, transporting illegal migrants, capsized in our waters," Batista told AFP by telephone, saying that the fisheries surveillance department had alerted him to the disaster.

published on : 3rd October 2018

Veteran actress Sridevi drowned in Dubai hotel bathtub: Forensic report

The forensic report calls the death accidental; mortal remains of Sridevi stuck in UAE due to legal procedures.

published on : 27th February 2018
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