Three children drown in Noakhali
Published: 07:25 PM, 6 May 2022
Senbagh Thana; File Photo
Three children, including twin siblings, have drowned in a pond at separate places in Senbagh upazila of Noakhali.
The deceased were identified as Alif and Mahir, children of Mostafa of Oli Company's house in Binnaguni village of Senbagh municipality and Mahi, daughter of Yusuf of Baitullah Birkot village in Kesharpar upazila.
According to the locals, the son, and daughter of Mostafa in Binnaguni village of Senbagh Municipality, fell into the water of the pond on Friday afternoon while playing. The family members started searching as the children did not return home for a long time. At one stage, their bodies were found floating in the water of the pond and they were rushed to the Senbagh Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared the two children dead.
Earlier on Thursday afternoon, Mahi, a one-year-old daughter of Yusuf of Birkot (Baitullah) village, was found lying in a bucket of water in the kitchen of Matin Mia's house while she was playing.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Senbagh Police Station Iqbal Hossain Patwari confirmed the incident.