Schoolgirl’s body recovered from Jamuna

Our Correspondent . Bogra | Published: 16:52, Apr 13,2018


The body of a schoolgirl was recovered of River Jamuna in Dhunat upazila of Bogra on Friday.

The deceased was Sathi Khatun, 10, a Class-V student of the local Bhandaribari Government Primary School and daughter of Shahinoor Alam, resident of village Koiyagari Boroitoli in Dhunat upazila of Bogra.  

The girl went missing Thursday afternoon after she had gone to take a bath in the river with her schoolmates in the ghat area.

A team of divers from Rajshahi recovered the victim’s body from the Baroitoli Ghat area of River Jamuna in the afternoon, said Dhunat Fire Service and Civil Defence station officer Siddiqur Rahman.

Later, the body was handed over to family members.

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