Deogarh: A two-year-old boy died after he accidentally fell into a large vessel filled with water at Samantarapali village in Deogarh district on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Prince, son of Prasanta Sahoo.
According to sources, the minor was busy playing this morning while family members were engaged in their household chores. Meanwhile, he accidentally fell into a large vessel filled with water for boiling paddy and drowned.
Family members on spotting the child in the water rescued and rushed him to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.
A case of unnatural death into the incident was registered and a probe was initiated, sources added.