DHAKA: Two children drowned in separate incidents in Manikganj Sadar Upazila and Kalapara upazila of Patuakhali on Thursday (July 12).
In Manikganj, the body of a 4-year-old child was recovered from a ditch at Katigram area under Krishnapur Union of Manikganj Sadar Upazila.
The victim was identified as Yasim Hossen, son of Rubel Mahmud, hailed from Katigram area.
In Patuakhali, a 3-year-old child drowned in a pond adjacent to his house while playing game at Madhupara village under Mithaganj union of Kalapara upazila.
The victim identified as Abdullah, son of Md Rafiq Hawlader, hailed from the same village.
BDST: 1606 HRS, July 12, 2018