3 children drown in Tel river in Nabarangpur
Nabarangpur: Three children, aged between 4 and 5 years, drowned while taking bath in Tel river in Nabarangpur district on Thursday. The children, including two girls, of Koraldei village under Umerkote police station area, went to take bath in Tel river and slipped into deep water.
As the children did not return home even after a long time, their family members started searching for them but in vain. They then informed the fire brigade. The fire brigade personnel carried out a search operation in the river and fished out the bodies of all the three children, police said.
The deceased were identified as Rashmita (5), Shanti (4) and Dasarath (4).