A TOURIST drowned off the coast of Paphos yesterday making it the third drowning in as many days.
The 64-year-old Lebanese man, in Cyprus with his wife for a holiday, drowned around midday yesterday in the sea near the Tombs of the Kings area in Paphos. Earlier in the day, divers found the body of a man missing since Friday night in a lake in Archangelos while in Limassol, mourners attended the funeral of former MP Yiannakis Agapiou who drowned at sea on Thursday.
The 64-year-old Abdel Malek Basbous went swimming with his wife, Elham Salloum, 52, in the sea near the Venus Beach Hotel yesterday. According to the Paphos CID head, Klitos Erotocritou, police were informed at around 12.30 that someone had drowned at that beach.Read More