Anantapur: Two children drowned in a village water tank in Kadirepalli village under Somandepalli Mandal of this district on Wednesday.
According to police, Navin Kumar Reddy and Bhaskar Reddy were sons of two brothers and were studying seventh class. They got into the local tank while returning from school and got drowned. The tank bed was dug recently for mud and there were big ditches. Navin Reddy accidentally fell in one of those ditches and got drowned as he did not know swimming. Bhaskar Reddy who tried to save his cousin, also got drowned. Both the families are in a very sad state after knowing about the death of their children. (NSS)