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Two brothers drowned in Cumilla

 Cumilla Correspondent

 Published: 08:53 PM, 30 May 2021  

Two brothers drowned in Cumilla

Two brothers drowned in Cumilla

Two minor cousins drowned in a pond at Kutumbpur area of Chandina in Comilla on Sunday.

The incident took place at around 3pmy. The deceased were identified as Yasin, son of Monir Hossain of Kutumbpur village, and his cousin Nibar, son of Nurul Islam of Naotla village.

According to locals, a few days ago, Nirab came to visit his maternal aunt's house in Kutumbpur area. On Sunday afternoon, the duo fell into a pond nearby their houses while playing beside it and drowned. Later, locals rescued the two children and took them to the Medina Medical Complex in Chandina, where doctors declared them dead.  

Local Madhaiya UP chairman Ahidul Islam said, "I have heard about the incident. The two are my grandchildren in relation. I haven't been to the scene yet. I inquired about their family."