Kasargod, May 01, 2020: Three children aged 4, 5 and 6 belonging to the same family drowned in a pond at Kalluravi, Kanhangad on April 30, Thursday.
The deceased children are six year old Nishad, son of Sameer, five year old Ajnas, son of Nasir and four year old Bashir, son of Nooruddin. It is learnt, the three kids had been to the pond to play and eventually drowned after getting stuck in the silt.
When the parents of the kids realised that they are not to be seen, a frantic search was launched and the bodies were found in the pond which was a little away from the house.
The kids who were playing outside the house had eventually been to the pond area without the knowledge of their parents.