A police horse has drowned in India during a training exercise, it has been reported.
The Indian Express reports that the four-year-old horse, named Shambhu, drowned in the Sabarmati river on Saturday morning.
Two other horses were reportedly in danger, but escaped a similar fate.
The exercise involved 25 newly inducted horses in the Gujarat Police’ mounted force.
They were undergoing cross-country training, which included the requirement to cross the river.