Police on Sunday evening rescued an eight-year-old mentally impaired boy who had been missing since Saturday and handed him over to his uncle at Matlab Uttar upazila in Chandpur.
The boy is Riad Hossain of Sakdirampur village in Faridganj upazila.Swapan Kumar Aich, officer-in-charge of Matlab Dakkhin Police Station, said they found the boy crying beside the Matlab Hospital and took him to the police station.
They informed all nearby police stations about the child and gave a post on social media.
His uncle came to take back his nephew after recognising him from the social media post.
Police handed over Riad to his uncle Md Kamrul Islam at Matlab Police Station, OC added.