Thane, Jul 6 : A youth drowned while swimming in a flooded nallah at Auchitpada of Bhiwandi, the district disaster control said on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Mohammad Asif Jainuddin Siddiqui (19), resident of Bhiwandi.
The incident occurred around 1800 hours on Friday.
His body was recovered by the firemen and sent for postmortem to the IGM Government hospital, the disaster control further said.
A case was registered under relevant sections and further investigations were underway, they said. (UNI)