Giridih, Bodies of two minor girls were on Wednesday recovered from a pond located at Keswari village under Sariya Police Station area of this district.

The deceased have been identified as Saheev Parveen (2.5 years) and Nazia Parveen (2 years) old. Both the girls on Tuesday morning were playing outside their homes when suddenly they went missing.

After searching a lot when the parents could not find the girls they registered a complaint at the police station. On Wednesday morning their bodies were found floating in the village pond after which police was alerted which arrived on the spot and sent the body for post-mortem to Giridih Sadar Hospital.

SDPO Naushad Aalam also reached on the spot and inquired into the incident.

(EW Correspondent)