BIKANER: Three youths drowned in a water system on Sunday at Rajasthan’s Bikaner district, authorities said.
The episode occurred in Mingsaria village when among youths slipped to the water body constructed for irrigating areas. Both of the other guys jumped into the water to rescue him eventually three drowned, Sridungargarh police station SHO Satyanarayan Godara explained.
The dead had been identified as Ramniwas Godara (27), Bajranglal Godara (25) and Rajesh Prajapat (25).
The SHO said Rajesh slipped to the water along with another two drowned in an effort to save him.
The bodies are handed over to their loved ones following a post-mortem, he added.