Two youths die due to drowning at Pitalkhora caves

Two youths die due to drowning at Pitalkhora caves

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Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Sep 2 : Two youths reportedly died as they fell into a pond while taking the selfie at the Pitalkhora caves of the Kannad taluka of this district, informed police on Monday. The deceased have been identified as Sharad Salunke (21) and Yougesh Bhongle (20), while the former victim hailed from the Mundewadi village the latter hailed from the Amba village,said police. According to police,the duo youth went on a trip to the Pitalkhora caves on Sunday afternoon and while clicking selfie Bhongle fell into a pond.

To save his drowning relative,Salunke impulsively jumped into the pond,and the duo died due to drowning, stated police. The security guard informed the police about the incident and later the police along with the villagers fished out the bodies, told police. The bodies have been sent for post mortem and an accidental case has been filed,added police. UNI