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Karachi: 3 Picnickers drowned at Hawkes Bay

Karachi (May 14, 2017): Four people were drowned Hawkes Bay. Three bodies were pulled out early, while the fourth was pulled recovered later in the morning. .

According to the details, four people have drowned in the city’s Hawkes Bay beach on Sunday morning, said rescue sources.

The four deceased have been identified as Danish, a resident of Buffer Zone; Syed Raza, from Federal B area; Mishal, from North Nazimabad and Zubair.

The bodies have been shifted to to Civil Hospital.

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Drowning incidents are common in the summer season, when picnickers flock to the beaches to beat the soaring temperatures in the city. Many pay no heed to the warnings from the civil administration to stay clear of the deep waters.

In 2015, three people were swept away by a strong tide in the Gadani beach on the second day of Eid.

In 2014, 12 people drowned in Clifton beach of Karachi, despite a ban on swimming in the sea. This incident too took place on one of the Eid days.

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