Sad story as two related children aged five and three from Majawa Village Traditional Authority (T/A) Matola in Balaka district drowned on Monday.
The children met their fate when they went to swim at Kadyaukaname stream just nearby their houses.
According to Police reports the children, who are related, left for the stream to swim together with their three friends without the knowledge of their parents.
The deceased drowned after going to the deep area of the stream where they failed to swim.
They were spotted by the father of one of the deceased Mr Nanji Moses, 36 who went to the stream to bath after applying chemicals to his cotton garden.
A Postmortem conducted at Balaka District Hospital revealed that deaths were caused due to suffocation.