39 people have died drowning in rivers and lakes from the beginning of the summery season, the general Inspector for the Emergency Cases announced.
The most recent case happened in the Capital, in Valea Trandafirilor Park. A 16 years old guy has drowned while he was swimming with his friends. The divers took the body to the shore less then in 30 minutes. This is the fourth case of drowning in Chisinau.
Life guards are urging us to pay attention to the safety rules. Swimming is forbidden in the night time, after alcohol consumption and in pools that don't have special places for swimming.