Teenage girl jumps in Jhelum in Sopore, searches on


Sopore: A 17-year-old girl jumped in the river Jhelum in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Monday even as search and rescue operation has been launched.

An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the girl, a student of 9th standard, jumped in the river near Jamia bridge.

He said following the incident, locals and police rushed to the spot to launch search and rescue operation.

He added the searches were going on when the reports last came in—(KNO)