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Six-year-old cousins drown in Chandpur

  • Published at 01:04 pm July 11th, 2018
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The deceased were identified as 6-year-old Tanvir from Kachua upazila and 6-year-old Siam from Haziganj upazila

Two cousins, both minors, drowned in a pond at Khajuria Laxmipur village in Kachua upazila of Chandpur, on Tuesday afternoon.

The deceased were identified as 6-year-old Tanvir from Kachua upazila and 6-year-old Siam from Haziganj upazila.

Chairman of Gohat union parishad, Shahriar Shaheen, said both children drowned while playing in the pond.

Locals recovered their bodies from the pond after a frantic search and took them to Haziganj upazila health complex, where the doctors pronounced them dead.