A male Asian died after drowning in the sea near Askar area, this was announced by the Ministry of Interior and Coast Guard Command on their official social media accounts.

This the second drowning incident in less than a month as another Asian drowned in a swimming pool in Tubli area.  

Preliminary information of the accident, which occurred early this morning, indicate that the decedent’s body was removed from the water. Reports stated that the incident was reported to the relevant authorities who immediately responded and were present at the site.

The Ministry of Interior in cooperation with the Coast Guard Command and the Southern Police stated that they initiated an investigation into the accident to figure out circumstances of the incident.

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