KISHOREGANJ: Two underage children drowned in a pond in Bajitpur upazila of Kishoreganj Saturday noon (June 23).
They were identified as Priya Moni, 5, and Rifatul Islam, 5.
Locals said that the duo drowned in the pond while playing besides the house, at noon.
Family members rescued them while they were floating in the pond. They were rushed to Jahurul Islam Medical College & Hospital where the on-duty physician pronounced them dead.
An unnatural death case was filed over the incident, Bajitpur Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC, Investigation) Shafiqul Islam told Banglanews.
BDST: 2005 HRS, JUN 23, 2018