HYDERABAD: three boys and a child drowned in two separate events in Yadadri and Bhadradri districts on Wednesday.
Two boys drowned while playing at a village irrigation tank in Gundala mandal at Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district on Wednesday evening. In accordance with Gundala authorities , the boys — D Karthik (12) and P Naga Chaitanya (13) — entered the tank to perform. “They ventured to the deeper part of the tank and drowned,” police said. Karthik’s daddy tried to save them in vain.
Authorities, with the assistance of natives, fished the bodies out. A case was filed under section 174 (suspicious departure ) of this IPC. Karthik was a class IV student, although Chaitanya was class V. Both belonged to Pachilla village at Gundala mandal.
In a different event, 12-yearold Tulasi Ram and Pavan (20) drowned in Godavari river in Bhadradri while taking a bath. “While taking a dip in the river, then they burst. Locals watched them alerted us” Bhadradri police stated.