Khordha: In a tragic incident, a 35-day-old baby boy drowned inside a house at Suryanagar under Balugaon police limits in Odisha’s Khordha district as it was inundated due to heavy rainfall.
According to reports, the infant was sleeping near his mother Preeti Nayak on a bed inside the rented house last night when water rushed into the house owing to incessant rainfall in the area.
The baby accidentally fell off the bed and drowned. As his mother woke up in the morning, she found the body floating in the water.
A pall of gloom descended on the locality after the death of the baby.
The Balugaon police have registered an unnatural death case into the incident.