Hyderabad: A youth drowned while taking bath in a pond here on Sunday.

According to details, Tayab, was taking bath in a pond situated at Ganjo Takar area of Hyderabad. He went into deep water of the pond of OGDCL and drowned. Divers reached the scene and recovered his body.

It was the second incident of drowning in a week. The water level in the pond has risen. The body was shifted to a local hospital for an autopsy.