Angul: At least two youths drowned while taking bath in the Samal barrage in Angul district today.
Kanhu Charan Moharana and Biswa Ranjan Nayak had gone to take bath in the barrage when they drowned.
The bodies were fished out by the Fire Service personnel.
According to sources when one youth started drowning, other rushed to save him and they got trapped in deep water and drowned.
According to sources, the two youths were taken to a hospital nearby where they were declared brought dead. The bodies will be handed over to their families after post-mortem.