A promising U-17 cricketer dies in Sri Lanka

New Delhi, Sep 7: This comes as a shocking story wherein a promising Indian cricketer from Gujarat died as he was drowned in a swimming pool. The fatal incident took place on Tuesday. The 12-year-old boy was in Sri Lanka with his under-17 team which was there on a tournament.

According to the media reports, 4 members of the team were in the swimming pool of hotel Pamunugama on Tuesday evening. The young boy was rushed dto the hospital as he was still breathing then, but then succumbed to death on the way to the hospital. The body has been sent for the post-mortem and the police is investigating into the matter.

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