Cuttack : A woman and her 7-year-old son have allegedly drowned in a pond under Krushnaprasad panchayat in Nialia area of Cuttack district.
The deceased have been identified as Rita Mishra and her son Prabhu Mishra. The mother-son duo went to the pond to take a bath and reportedly drowned in the pond.
Following the incident, the locals have informed the Police and fire brigade officials.
On being informed, the fire brigade officials reached at the spot, recovered bodies and immediately rushed them to the nearby hospital where the doctors declared them dead on arrival.
The local police have also arrived at the spot and and started an investigation into the matter.