Nabarangpur: In a tragic incident, two minor girls drowned in a pond at Dangasil village under Tentulikhunti block of Odisha’s Nabarangpur district, last evening.
The deceased have been identified as 14-year-old Tabha Jani and Uma Jani (6). The two had gone to the pond for cleaning themselves after attending nature’s call.
Unfortunately, both slipped into deep waters in the pond and drowned. The bodies were later fished out from the water body by Fire Service personnel.
Police have recovered the bodies for post-mortem and started investigation. A pall of gloom descended on the village after the incident.