Two children drowned in two separate incidents in the district, on Tuesday. First incident took place at Ranadih village under Kandi police station two girls when two girls had gone to bath in the Koyal river before participating in rituals leading to 'Karma' festival they slipped and went into deep water. The deceased have been identified as Neha Kumari daughter of Gulab Paswan native of Ranadih village under Kandi police station. Rescued girl Kajal Kumari daughter of Yamuna Paswan under going treatment in PHC Kandi.
Meanwhile one 12 years old children was drown in Danaro river at Garhwa town on Tuesday. Boy Ankit Kumar, son of Vinoy Prasad of Garhwa town had gone to bath in the river before participating in rituals leading to 'Karma' festival he slipped and went into the deep water.