Sambalpur, Feb 26: Two three-year-old girls died after falling into a water-filled pit while they were playing at Kalapada village under Goshala police outpost limits in the district today.
The deceased have been identified as Daleswari Chatria and Nisha Mahanad of the village.
According to locals, the girls were playing near a water-filled pit and accidentally fell into it. Subsequently, they drowned as the pit was deep.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.