College teacher drowned in Kishoreganj
Published: 12:02 PM, 9 August 2020
A college teacher from Tangail has died as drowned in a haor of Karimganj upazila in Kishoreganj on Saturday while one of his brothers went missing.
The deceased Hadiul Islam Rubel was a lecturer at Sakhipur Residential Women's College in Tangail.
Karimganj Police Station OC Mominul Islam said that Hadiul Islam Rubel, his cousin Sourav and Sourav's brother Shovon went to Itna, Mithamin and Ashtagram upazilas by boat from Balikhla in Karimganj on Saturday morning.
All three drowned in the strong current while taking a bath in the water around 5 pm. The other visitor were present at the time rescued Shovon while half an hour later, the body of lecturer Hadiul Islam Rubel was recovered. The OC said that a drive was underway to rescue the missing Sourav.