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Chitrali student drowns in Khanpur dam

ISLAMABAD: A university student from Chitral drowned while picnicking in Khanpur Dam on Sunday.

The deceased, Zahir Ali, 21, a resident of Junalikoch in Upper Chitral, was a BS student of Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi. 

He drowned in the dam along with another Chitrali youth who was however saved by rescuers.

Rescue 1122 recovered the dead body of Zahir Ali from the dam. The body was later transported to the home village of the deceased.–Amir Nayab