Three minor boys drown

Hajipur
20 Nov 2017

Three minor boys were drowned in a pond while they were taking bath at Mahathi village under Tisiauta police station of Bihar's Vaishali district on Sunday, police said. The deceased have been identified as Kishan Paswan (08), Ajit Paswan (10) and Aman Paswan (10), Tisiauta police station SHO Rajiv Nayan said. The incident occurred when all the three children went to take bath after playing near the pond, he said, adding, the minors slipped into deep waters and met their watery grave. The members of the deceased family started searching for them when the children did not return home late evening, SHO said and added that family members found clothes of children lying near the pond. The bodies have been fished out and the postmortem will be conducted tomorrow, he said. (PTI)