CHITTAGONG: A student of private Premier University drowned in Napittachhara waterfall under Mirsarai upazila in the district on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Md Shahadat Hossain Mamun, 21, son of Matiur Rahman of Sharshadi area of Feni district.
He was second year student of BBA at the university and had been living in the city’s Dewan Hat area.
Fire Service and Civil Defence (FSCD) department Agrabad Control Room Operator Md Humyun Kabir said a group of youths, including Shahadat, went to visit the Napittarchhara waterfall in the morning.
They descended to the water-body of the waterfall for taking bath at around 2:00pm. Shahadat went missing at that time, he said.
On information, divers of FSCD department rushed to the spot and recovered body of Shahadat at around 5:30pm, said Humyun.
The body was handed over to the officer-in-charge of the local police station, he added.