Mayurbhanj: In a shocking incident, a father-son duo drowned to death while taking a bath in Son River in Udala’s NAC ward no 7 here today morning.
The deceased have been identified as Bhabani Shankar Patra and his 11 year old son Bhagiranjan Patra.
Reportedly, the child slipped and drowned in the deep end of the river while taking a bath. Following this, Bhabani hurried to save his son and also drowned to death.
On intimation, fire services personnel rescued both and rushed them to hospital. However, the doctors declared them dead.