The victims were paternal cousins

news Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 09:31

Five teenagers of a family, including a girl, drowned in the Chamathachal river at Payavoor in the district today.

The children, all in the age group of 15, who had come on a visit to a relative's home here, had gone for a bath in the river when they were washed away.

The bodies have been recovered, police said.

The victims were paternal cousins.

Show us some love and support our journalism by becoming a TNM Member - Click here.