DERA GHAZI KHAN - Four persons of a family including three women and a minor drowned in Indus River at Ghazi Ghatt picnic spot, here on Sunday.

The ill-fated family, resident of Rinrad area went for a picnic to the bank of Indus River.

Meanwhile, a woman namely Shahida started getting bath her son Gul Zaman in the river when suddenly she slipped and fell into the river along with his child.

Sighting the unusual development, two of her cousins Saira and Sonia jumped into the river to save them. Non getting information, Rescue-1122 reached the spot and recovered the dead bodies.