14 May 2019
Jajpur: Two persons died after drowning in a Baitarani river here on Tuesday. The incident took place while the duo was taking bath at Rudia anicut in Jajpur Sadar area.
The deceased have been identified as Md Anwar (20) and Md Moyasum (26) of Jajpur Municipality area.
The two were accompanied by three more persons during the incident. Fire services personnel rushed to the spot and retrieved the bodies from the river.
Local police have registered a case and sent the bodies for autopsy.