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Two children drown in Kurigram

 Kurigram Correspondent

 Published: 10:32 PM, 10 December 2019  

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Two children were drowned in a pond at Rajarhat in Kurigram. Police have recovered the bodies of two children from a pond at Harishwar Taluk village of the Upazila on Tuesday.

The deceased were identified as Yakub Ali, son of Nurul Haque of Harishwar Taluk village of Sadar upazila and Rabbi Mia, son of Hossain Ali of the same village.

UP chairman Enamul Haque said that Yakub and Rabbi went missing on Tuesday morning. The relatives searched for them all day long but did not find anywhere. In the evening, locals saw the bodies of the two children floating in the pond of Shah Alam Mia and recovered their bodies.

He added that they were believed to have drowned in the water while playing on the pond bank.