KARACHI - Two boys drowned in separate mishaps in the city on Sunday.

The first incident took place in Abdullah Goth, where four-year-old Raza, son of Hashim, was playing at a cattle farm with his friends when he jumped into a water tank and drowned. He had drowned when area people rushed to his help. The body was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre and later handed over to the heirs without any legal formalities. The deceased’s father was a labourer by profession.

Separately, 13-year-old Rashid, son of Abdul Hameed, drowned in a swimming pool at Bagh-e-Saman Park located in FB Area. Police said the victim was a resident of Mohammad Hussain Goth, North Nazimabad The body was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for legal formalities and later handed over to the heirs.