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Teenager who died at Falls of Bruar named

Falls of Bruar Image copyright John Ferguson/Geograph
Image caption Mr Ahmed's body was recovered from the the Falls of Bruar on Thursday

A 19-year-old man whose body was recovered from the Falls of Bruar in Perthshire on Thursday has been named as Ali Ahmed from East London.

A major search and rescue operation was launched on Wednesday evening after Mr Ahmed was reported missing.

It is understood the teenager was with friends who attempted to rescue him when he got into difficulty in the water.

Police Scotland said its thoughts were with Mr Ahmed's family.

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