3 kids drown in Faridpur


10th June, 2018 06:09:07 printer

3 kids drown in Faridpur


Three children, including two siblings, drowned in a pond at Kathalbaria village in Bhanga upazial of Faridpur on Sunday.


The deceased were identified as Mim, 4, daughter of Basar Matubbor, her cousins Jimi, 7, and Sajjad, 5, children of Jamer Ali Matubbor.


According to family sources, the three children drowned into the pond while taking bath around 1:00 pm.


Later, locals rescued the children and rushed them to Sadar Hospital where physicians declared them dead, informed Faridpur Fire Service Senior Station Mastar Saiful Islam.


Jimi and Sajjad, who used to live at Sadarpur area in the upazila, went to their uncle’s house to attend an Iftar mahfil.