3 children drown in Khagrachhari river...

3 children drown in Khagrachhari river

 Khagrachhari Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:39 PM, 28 January 2022   Updated: 05:33 PM, 28 January 2022

3 children drown in Khagrachhari river

3 children drown in Khagrachhari river

Three indigenous children including two siblings drowned in the Chengi River at Panchhari in Khagrachhari. The incident took place around 1:15 pm on Friday.

The deceased were identified as two-year-old Pibi Chakma and his sister Pragya Chakma of Choto Dhanpara in Panchhari and Jharjhari Chakma of the same area.

Panchhari Police Station OC Ansarul Islam confirmed the matter.

He said Pibir fell into the Changi river dam at noon. The other two drowned while trying to rescue him. When the relatives rescued them and took them to Panchhari Upazila Health Complex, the doctors declared all three dead.

The bodies have been handed over to the family. The OC also said that an unnatural death case has been registered in this incident.