In the first instance which took place in Anakhasahi village under Madhapur panchayat, one Chunuri Das who had been to take bath in Natiajor, a subsidiary of Salandi river in the noon when slipped into the water.
Though some bystanders who rescued her and rushed to Chandbali CHC, she died there under treatment.
Police have registered a case of unnatural death in connection with the incident and sent the body for autopsy.
In a similar incident in Bhainbruti panchayat later in the day, a one-year-old girl namely Laxmipriya Das was drowned to death by falling into a pond. The incident happened due to the negligence of her parents, say reports.