Thane, May 8 A 11-year-old boy drowned in a swimming pool in the city late last night, the city police said today. UNI | 3 months ago

A case has been registered with the Vartak nagar police station, Thane, and according to the police, Vrushabh Kumar Vedpatahk, who stays in Roha with his mother and who had lost his father six months back had come to Thane at his grand parents house for his vacations a week go. On Wednesday evening Vrushabh went for swimming with his friends in the swimming pool at Vasant Vihar club.

As he entered into the pool for swimming, Vrushabh suffered an attack of epilepsy and drowned in the pool. 'The safe guards who were present on the spot, rushed ahead to save Vrushabh and took him to the nearby Prachi hospital and for further treatment he was shifted to Bethani hospital where he was declared brought dead by the doctor. The police have registered a case of accidental report,' said, senior police inspector, Nitin Bangale, Vartak Nagar Police station.

(Posted on 09-05-2014)