Police said all four of them had slipped into the deep waters while taking a bath (Representational)
Three minors, including two brothers, drowned today in Falgu river, near Sukiyama Ghat here, while another one was rescued by local people, a police official said.
"All four of them had slipped into the deep waters while taking bath," officer-in-charge of Hulasganj police station Dipak Kumar said.
The deceased have been identified as Ankit Pandey, 12, and Dev Pandey, 10, two brothers, and Ayush Pandit, 12, he said, adding that the bodies have been sent for post-mortem.
"Bhola Pandit, 13, who was rescued by local villagers, is currently undergoing treatment at Jehnabad Sadar Hospital," Mr Kumar added.