Keonjhar: Two minor girls drowned while taking bath in a pond in Madhuban village and their mother suffered critical injuries in a road mishap while rushing them to a hospital under Soso police station in Keonjhar district today.
As per reports, the two minors had gone to a village pond to take bath this morning. However, they slipped into deep water and later drowned.
The girls were fished out from the pond and the mother of the girls rushed them to hospital in an auto rickshaw. Unfortunately, the vehicle met with an accident and overturned leaving the woman critically injured.
All the injured were admitted to Anandpur Sub-Division Hospital while doctors declared both the children brought dead.