Rourkela, Feb 10: In a tragic incident, three minor boys drowned in Koel river in Rourkela while taking bath on Wednesday.
As per reports, the three victims who are yet to be identified were dragged deep into the river while taking bath.
Personnel of Odisha Fire Service rushed to the spot and rescued the victims. They were later rushed to the nearest hospital where they were declared received dead.
A pal of gloom descended over the area following the tragic mishap.