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Tragic Drowning: Four Boys Die in Karnataka Fishing Incident

Death (symbolic picture)
Death (symbolic picture)

 

IIE Digital Desk : In a tragic incident in Karnataka, four boys drowned while attempting to catch fish in a local water body. The incident occurred in the early hours of the morning in a rural area, causing shock and grief among the local community. According to eyewitness reports, the boys, all aged between 10 and 14, ventured into the water for fishing. They were unaware of the water depth and the strong currents. As they moved deeper, they were quickly overwhelmed and unable to return to shore.

Local residents alerted authorities, prompting an immediate search and rescue operation. Despite the best efforts of rescue teams, the bodies were recovered several hours later. The families of the victims are receiving support from local officials and community members during this difficult time. This incident highlights the urgent need for safety awareness and measures around water bodies, especially in rural areas where such activities are common. Local authorities have promised to install warning signs and barriers to prevent similar tragedies in the future.

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