Nilagiri: In the Nilagiri Block of Balasore district, a minor boy died after drowning in a pit on Thursday in Dedahasahi village under Barhampur Police Border.The deceased has been identified as Deepun (2) son Jayant Bagh. This incident took place this morning when the family member Br Sudash Brata was busy in the festival's rituals.
The minor boy was seen playing inside the house for the last time, but when the family members found the boy missing, he searched and found him floating in a pit in the backyard of the house. Although he was taken to a nearby hospital, doctors declared him dead.
The police reached the hospital on notice and sent the body to the Nilagiri hospital for post-mortem. After the tragic death of a minor boy, the wave of despair was running in the village.