Two minor girls meet watery grave in Jajpur village
Jajpur: Two minor girls drowned while taking bath in a pond at Kurukura village under Kuakhia police limits in Jajpur district on Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Roshni (5) and Sangita (6) of the village.
According to sources, Roshni and Sangita had gone to take bath in the village pond when the duo accidentally slipped into deep water and drowned.
Though the minor girls were rescued by some villagers and rushed to the district headquarters hospital, they were declared dead on arrival, said a source.