An Asian passed away after drowning in Belaj Al-Jazair beach, the Ministry of Interior announced through its official social media accounts.

There are not sufficient official details on the incident, which occurred a few minutes ago, but preliminary information indicates that that the 34-year-old Asian drowned while he was swimming in Belaj Al-Jazair beach.

Police and competent authorities were present at the site and closed the area precautionary until the ambulance car arrives. The Ministry of Interior in cooperation with the General Directorate of Civil Defense stated that they initiated an investigation into the incident.