Berhampur: May 28 (Localwire): Two children have drowned while taking bath in a pond in their Adaralpalli village in Ganjam district, police said on Tuesday.
The duo slipped into the deep waters while taking bath on Monday afternoon. Villagers had fished them out from the water.
They were rushed to MKCG Medical College and Hospital, where the doctors declared them brought dead. The deceased were identified as K. Jagan (13) and R. Baruna (10).
A pall of gloom descended on the village as the news spread. The bodies were handed over to the family members after a post-mortem.
Police have registered a case of un-natural death at Gopalpur police station.