Bhubaneswar: In a shocking incident, two minor girls drowned in a pond at Baligohiri village under Nilgiri area in Balasore district this morning.
The two girls were identified as Banashree Behera and Jyotirekha. The two girls were taking bath after coming from tuitions when they under the water in the pond. Villagers fished out the bodies.
A pal of gloom has descended in the area after the news of the death of the two girls spread.