Bhubaneswar : In a tragic incident, two sisters drown in a pond while playing in Mukanapali village under Motu police limits in Malkangiri district today.

Two sisters identified as Mohini aged 5 years and Jeebani aged 2.5 years,  daughters of one Ogala Ganga from Mukanapali

As per reports, when mother of the two deceased was busy cutting crops at her farmland, the two girls were playing nearby. Later they went closer to a pond near the farmland. The duo accidentally fell into the pond and drowned.

On being informed, police reached the spot and sent the bodies to the Kalimela hospital for post mortem.