Two children drown in Tangail

Dhaka, Sunday   16 June 2019

Two children drown in Tangail

 Tangail Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:53 PM, 11 June 2019  

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Two children died in two separate drowning incidents in Modhupur Upazila of Tangail on Tuesday. 

The deceased are identified as Ayan, son of Atiqur Rahman of the northern residential area of Madhupur municipality and Maria, daughter of Mofazzal of Gazipur.

Madhupur Police Station OC Tariq Kamal said that Ayan's uncle, engineer Lajib reception program is being organized. In the meantime, they fell into the nearby pond. Many people search for him but failed to find. At one stage locals found him floating in the pond and he was rushed to the Madhupur Upazila Health Complex. But duty doctor declared him dead.

On the other hand, Maria came to visit her maternal grandmother house at Baniabari of Hossain Ali house in Kurilia of Madhupur, Tangail from Gazipur. On Tuesday she drowned nearby pond and locals took her to Madhupur Upazila Health Complex and here the doctors declared her dead. 

Health and family planning officer of Madhupur Upazila Health Complex Khandaker Sadiqur Rahman confirmed the deaths of those two children, both of them died before they were brought to the hospital.

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