Four schoolgirls drown while rowing in Dak Lak

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Four secondary school female students drowned Sunday (Nov 6) while rowing on a lake in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak.

Do Thi My Huyen, Duong Thi Hai Yen, Mai Thi Thanh Trang and Ha Thi Thuy Trang, all ninth-graders of the Cu Kuin Secondary School in Cu Kuin District, drowned after the boat they were rowing capsized.

The four previously visited another classmate's house and went to a nearby lake to row at around 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.

The bodies of the four girls were recovered later that day by nearby residents.

The four girls' families said the girls cannot swim.

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