A second drowning case recorded in Diyala within 24 hours

Baquba: Diyala Governorate recorded the second case of drowning during the past twenty-four hours.

A security source told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency /NINA: ‘A young man in his twenties drowned while swimming in Al-Tahwela River on the outskirts of Al-Khalis, north of Baquba, the center of Diyala Governorate.’

He added: “The people recovered the body and took it to forensic medicine.”

Yesterday, Sunday, the river police recovered the body of a young man who drowned in Khalis River passing through Al-Katoun area, west of Baquba.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency