Five minors drown in pond while picking up lotus flowers
Two girls and three boys have died after drowning in a local pond in Raypur VDC in Rupandehi district Friday evening.
The deceased are Chanda Gadariya Pal, 14, Rina Gadariya Pal, 12, Rakesh Gadariya Pal, 10, Shila Nau and Upendra Nau, according to District Police Office, Rupandehi. It is learnt that Chanda, Rina and Rakesh were siblings.
The five minors had entered the pond to pick up lotus flowers, police said. Nepalnews.com