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Three of a family drowns in dam in Malegaon

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 16:42

Malegaon: Three members of a family drowned in Girna dam near here, police said on Wednesday.

The deceased are identified as Farooq Patel (30), his wife Heena (22) and her brother Rohin Gani Tamboli (30) and their bodies have been fished out by the fire personnel on Tuesday night.

Police said the trio went to the dam on Tuesday evening.
At around 5 pm, Farooq and Rohin who had stepped into water, were pulled away by strong currents, they said, adding that as Heena, who ventured into water seeing them drowning, was also swept away.

PTI

First Published: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 16:42
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