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Three children drown in temple tank in Goa

IANS  |  Panaji 

Three children hailing from drowned in a temple tank in a village in a South district late on Wednesday, police said.

Aditi Bhat, 12, Bhuvaneshvar Bhat, 8, and Shravan Hola,7, all natives of Karnataka, had come to along with their parents.

They were on a pilgrimage in district, known for its temples, when they drowned at the temple tank at Nagueshi village.

"The children had gone for a swim while their parents were offering prayers at the temple. Their bodies were fished out and sent for post-mortem," South district police spokesman told reporters.

--IANS

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First Published: Wed, May 16 2018. 22:38 IST
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