Four children including two siblings drowned in a pond in Arji-Naogaon area in Chandpur town on Saturday.
The deceased are Suriya Akther,10, Farhad Hossain,6, children of Tuku Mondol of the area, Khadiza Akther,8, daughter of Tuku Mondol’s brother Salam Mondol and Asha Akter, daughter of Anwar Hossain of the same area.
As were not seen in the house for a long time their family members started searching them and retrieved the bodies from the pond after around one hour of search.
Doctors declared them dead when they were taken to Naogaon sadar hospital.
A pall of gloom descended the area following the death of the four kids.
Officer-in-Charge of Naogaon police station Nazril Islam said the bodies were handed over to their families without autopsy and a UD case was filed.