2 children drown in Ichamati River


25th May, 2021 07:08:08 PM printer

2 children drown in Ichamati River

Two children drowned in the Ichamati River in Shujanagar upazila of Pabna district on Tuesday .

The deceased are Mayesha Khatun,8, daughter of Ashik of Boailmari village and Tayesha Khatun, 7, daughter of Rajaul of Char Boal village in Shujanagar upazila.

According to locals, one of the girls slipped into the river while taking bath beside Boailmari Paschimpara Jam-e-mosque ghat  while the other drowned when she tried to rescue her .

Family members recovered their bodies from the river and took those to Santhia hospital where doctors declared them dead.