Man, Minor Daughter Drown To Death In Pond In Nuapada

Nuapada: A man and his minor daughter drowned while taking a bath in a pond in Salepada area under Sadar police limits on Tuesday.

The deceased were identified as Rohit Majhi (45) and Devika (5). According to reports, the mishap occured when Majhi was trying to rescue his daughter who had slipped into the water.

Locals retrieved the bodies and reported the matter to police. A case of unnatural death has been registered and the bodies were sent for autopsy.

Local have demanded compensation for the family of the deceased.