14 September 2018
Angul/Dhenkanal: In a tragic incident, two minor siblings met watery grave while taking bath in a stream of their village today morning in Angul district while a daily wager in Dhenkanal district also met with the same fate.
The Angul mishap took place at Lembutaila village under Jarapada police limits and the deceased duo has been identified as Jhunu and Renu. While Junu was a student of Class VIII, Renu was a student of Class VII. Both had been to the local stream to bathe when the tragedy struck.
Similarly, a daily-wage labourer named Saranga Nayak drowned to death in a village pond at Khajuria of Baladiabandh panchayat under Dhenkanal Sadar Police Station limits.
Saranga had been to a nearby village for doing job and while returning home he had been to a nearby pond to take bath when the mishap took place.
Local Police Out Post in-charge Saroj Chandra Pani has been investigating into the matter.