Two students of Dhaka’s Ideal School and College were found dead on Sunday, a day after three friends had gone missing in the Dhaleswari River.
The body of Akash, 18, was recovered from Nama Gendaria area around 11:15am, said AFM Sayed, officer-in-charge of Savar model police station. Mehedi’s body was recovered from the same area around 1:00pm, the OC added. Both were first year students.
Fire Service’s station officer Liton Ahmed said 12 students of the college had come to Bank Town, adjacent to the Dhaka-Aricha highway, for a river cruise on Saturday.
Mehedi, 17, Rajon, 17, and Akash went missing shortly after getting into the river around noon. Divers are looking for Rajon.
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