Jammu: One person died while another was rescued in a critical condition in a drowning incident at Siyada Ladoth in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Saturday.

Mohammad Noorani, son of Mohammed Ayub, resident of Shamber Gharat and Mohammad Iqbal, son of Mohammad Yakub, resident of Shamber Gharat, were crossing the drain when they slipped and drowned. Local people started a search operation and pulled both the youths out of the stream. Although Noorani was dead. The other injured Iqbal was taken to GMC Associated Hospital Rajouri where his condition is stated to be critical.