4 pupils drowned in China's Henan province

4 pupils drowned in China
# 08 January 2013 01:35 (UTC +04:00)

Baku-APA. Four primary school students were found drowned in a river on Monday afternoon in Guangshan county, central China's Henan Province, local publicity authorities said, APA reports quoting Xinhua.

The bodies were found at around 3:30 p.m. in a small river about two kilometers away from their shool and retrieved at around 4:30 p.m., said the county's publicity officials.

The four students were on their way to school when the tragedy happened. Local authorities are investigating the cause of their deaths.