Two siblings drowned in Baya river under Bhagwanpur police station area in Vaishali district today.
Police said here that one Ritik Kumar (5) and his brother Ayush Kumar (4), natives of Manganpur village met their watery grave in the river when they slipped into it while playing.
Sources said the house of deceased children was on the side of river embankment and their parents were not present there when the incident took place.
Police said the bodies of both children were fished out from the river with the help of villagers.
Bodies have been sent for autopsy, sources added.
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