A two-year-old boy drowned in a swimming pool in his parent's house in Al Ain due to negligence.
A policeman at the Abu Dhabi Police rescued an Asian driver from drowning, after the latter attempted to commit suicide by jumping into the sea.
Dev, an 11-year-old Asian boy, died from drowning in a swimming pool of a residential tower in Al Nahda Area in Sharjah on Sunday. The boy was taking swimming lessons in the same tower in which he lived with his family.
Col Al Marri said that a Crime Scene Investigation team responded to a report about a girl who had drowned in her family’s one-metre deep hot tub in the jurisdiction area of Bur Dubai Police Station.
When the sea swept two boys away their father jumped in the sea and was able to rescue one but could not rescue the other son and they drowned together.
The Abu Dhabi Police are calling upon all parents to provide a safe and risk-free environment for their children, in order to prevent recurrence of incidents of children accidentally falling off buildings.
No foul play is suspected in the death of businessman Sindika Dokolo,48, who drowned while practising free diving in the north of Deira Island.
The municipality explained that its rescue teams immediately dealt with the incident as soon as it was alerted about the incident.