Rawalplindi - The body of around 45-year old woman who drowned in Bahria Town nullah on Monday afternoon was recovered on Tuesday, Rescue 1122 said.

The Rescue 1122 spokesman Chaudhry Usman Gujjar said that the rescue team after failing initially re-launched rescue efforts in the morning and succeeded to find the body. According to him, an eyewitness claimed that the woman herself jumped into the nullah.

Later, the body was shifted to District Headquarter Hospital for legal formalities as her identification could not be verified till now, he added.