Two children drown in Tangail
Published: 05:46 PM, 3 August 2020
Two children drowned in floodwaters in Kalihati, Tangail at around 12.30 pm on Monday.
The deceased were identified as Khushi, daughter of Lavlu Miah of Gilabari village, and Abir, son of Siddique of Magra village.
According to the locals, Abir went to visit his grandparents’ house with his family in the morning. While playing with his cousin, Khushi, at noon, they unknowingly drowned in the floodwater.
Later, the family members rescued and taken to Bhuapur Upazila Health Complex where the doctor declared them dead. Narandia UP chairman Shukur Mahmood confirmed the deaths of the two children.