Two cousins drown in Brahmanbaria
Published: 05:51 PM, 17 September 2020
Deceased Ayesha Akhter and Tayeba Akhter
Two cousins named Ayesha Akhter and Tayeba Akhter drowned while playing near a pond at Bijoynagar in Brahmanbaria on Thursday.
The deceased Ayesha Akhter was the daughter of Idris Khan of Sahadevpur village of Paharpur UP and her cousin Tayeba Akhter was the daughter of Ayub Khan of the same village.
Ayesha’s elder brother Mehedi Hasan Ovi said Ayesha and Tayeba were playing next to the house. At one point they fell into the pond. Neighbors later rushed to rescue and took them to a local doctor, who declared them dead.
Bijoynagar Police Station OC Atiqur Rahman confirmed the incident.