Two minor boys drown in Tangail

Our Correspondent . Tangail | Published: 15:39, Nov 18,2019 | Updated: 00:25, Nov 19,2019


Two children drowned in a ditch at Baniabari area of Elenga municipality at Kalihati in Tangail on Monday morning.

The deceased were identified as Mayeem, 4, son of Zahidul Islam, and Abir, 4, son of Abu Bakkar, both residents of Elenga.

Kalihati police sub-inspector Md Sekandar said the kids were playing beside a ditch near their homes around 9:00am.

Locals and family members spotted their floating bodies in the ditch around 9:30am, he said.

The bodies were buried in the local graveyard without any post-mortem examination, the sub-inspector added.

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