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Buxar: Two boys, both brothers, were feared drowned to death in river Ganga when they went to the Patharwa ghat with their family members to offer `Arghya’ to the rising Sun god on November 7 morning in Buxar district. SHO, Nainijor police station, Nageshwar Yadav said that Arun Yadav, 10, and Amar Yadav, 8, both sons of Upendra Yadav of Nainijor village under the same police station had gone to Patharwa Ganga ghat along with their family in morning on Monday to offer Arghya to the rising Sun on the occasion of Chhath festival but both drowned while taking dip in the river. All efforts of the family members to save them proved futile. Later, police requisitioned a team of NDRF but the bodies of the children had not been found till the filling of this report.