Srinagar, Jan 09: A 45-year-old man slipped to death in Dal Lake here on Saturday evening.
Police sources told news agency Kashmir Dot Com that the man identified as Reyaz Ahmad Kana Son of Jalaal ud din was slipped to death from his houseboat (Baadami) near Ghat number 11 in Dal Lake.
Sources said “A rescue operation was launched and the body of the man was retrieved later He was taken to SMHS hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.”
“The body is lying in hospital for further formalities and will be handed over to his relatives for last rites, sources added.
Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident. (KDC)