Nayagarh: A five-year-old boy and his seven-year-old cousin brother drowned in a pond in Nihalprashad village of Fatehgarh area in Nayagarh district today.
The diseased were identified as Trinath Behera’s son Sumant and Tukuna Behera’s son Rajesh, residents of Nihalprashad village. The mishap occurred when the duo had gone to the pond for taking bath.
As per reports, the two kids had gone to the pond to take a bath in the pond and did not return. When their family members launched a search operation, they came to know about the bodies of two kids floating in the pond.
The bodies were immediately fished out and taken to the nearby hospital where the doctor declared them dead.