Drowning kills 372,000 people each year: UN

United Nations: A newly-released World Health Organisation (WHO) report shows that drowning claims the lives of 372,000 people each year, UN deputy spokesperson Farhan Haq said Monday.

Goa likely to get female lifeguards to prevent drowning cases

Goa Tourism will soon employ female lifeguards on the beaches to prevent cases of drowning.

Goa: 95% drowning cases in beaches due to alcohol

Nearly 2.5 million tourists visit Goa annually, out of which nearly half a million are foreigners.