Two children from the same family have drowned in a well and died at their home in Nangwezhi area of Shangombo district in Western province.
The two, a girl aged 18 months and a boy aged two years, drowned in a well when they attempted to draw water yesterday.
Nangweshi Police Officer-In-Charge, Bandika Mudenda, has also confirmed the development to a ZANIS crew that visited the scene yesterday.
Mr. Mudenda said the bodies of the two children have since been retrieved from the well awaiting burial.
President Michael Sata was in Shangombo on Friday.