A child was drowned in a pond at Montala village in Fridpur upazila of Chandpur district on Saturday morning.
The deceased was identified as Fahim mahmud (3), son of Motaher Hossen.
The deceased family said, Fahim slipped into the pond while playing.
Later, the body was recovered and taken to Upazila Health Complex where duty doctor declared him dead.
The Health and family planning officer Dr. Anwarul Azim said, the child had died before he came to the hospital.