Thiruvananthapuram, May 28( BPNS)
Two children were drowned to death in Achankovil river , Pathanamthitta on Sunday. The Scuba divers who had reached the spot and lifted the children from water and took them to a local hospital where they were brought dead.
The deceased are identified as Abhiraj and Rishi Ajith. The body of the two children are at Pathanamthitta general hospital for post-mortem.
The children who were regularly playing football near the Achenkovil river went to the river for a bath after the game of football. Whil five others swam to safety , the two boys could not escape from the waters.