A woman and her three-year-old son drowned in a water tank at their residence in Rajasthan's Barmer district on Sunday, police said. The incident took place in Kernada village under Chohtan police station, they said.
Krishna Kumar suddenly fell into the water tank at his house, and his mother, Chatru Pratapat (25), jumped in to save him. Both of them drowned, Station House Officer Bhutaram Bishnoi said.
The bodies have been sent for a post-mortem examination. The matter is being investigated, he said.
With PTI inputs.