Balasore: In a tragic incident, two children drowned in a pond at Chakulia village under Remuna police limits in Balasore district on Wednesday.
The deceased were identified as Raimani Bindhani and Hira Murmu.
According to reports, they had gone to take bath in the nearby pond. Unfortunately the duo slipped and fell into the water body.
Their family members searched for them when they did not return home for a long time. Later, their bodies were spotted and fished out of the pond by locals.
Police reached the spot being informed about the incident and sent the bodies of the deceased children for postmortem.