Two students drown in Tawi river while bathing

Two students drown in Tawi river while bathing

Jammu: Two students of class XI drowned in Tawi river while taking a bath, a police officer said on Sunday.

The two class XI students, identified as Danesh Hans (17) and Vishant Verma, had gone to take a bath in Tawi river near the back side of Sainik School Nagrota yesterday, he said.

He said that after getting information about the incident, a police team rushed to the spot and divers were pressed into service to fish out the bodies.

While the body of Danesh Hans has been fished out, the other body is yet to be traced, he said. (PTI)