Two teenagers drowned in the Rapti River in Nawabganj area of the Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district, police said on Tuesday.
The incident took place yesterday when Lalit Jaiswal, Vijay Rawat, Suraj Baranwal and Akash Soni got into the river to take a bath.
Senior police official Ramji Yadav said that while Suraj Baranwal and Akash Soni were saved by locals, 18-year-old Lalit and Vijay, 19, died.
"The bodies have been sent for postmortem," Mr Yadav said.
Get Breaking news, live coverage, and Latest News from India and around the world on NDTV.com. Catch all the Live TV action on NDTV 24x7 and NDTV India. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for latest news and live news updates.