Three boys drown during Ganesh idol immersion

Three boys were drowned during Lord Ganesh idol immersion ceremony in Rajasthan's Rajsamand district, police said here on Monday.

PTI| Updated: Sep 08, 2014, 18:17 PM IST

Jaipur: Three boys were drowned during Lord Ganesh idol immersion ceremony in Rajasthan's Rajsamand district, police said here on Monday.

The victims were participating in the ceremony last evening in Dolpura area under Devgarh police station in the district when the incident occurred.

Six boys fell into the pond.

Three of them were rescued but Dinesh (17), Prakash (25) and Bhagwan (23) died, the police said, adding, that the bodies have been handed over to family members.