Monday, 23 May, 2022

2 siblings go missing in Jamuna River

Two siblings went missing while taking bath in the Jamuna River at Kalitala Groyenbadh in Sariakandi upazila of Bogura district on Monday.

The victims were identified as Nira Akter, 13, a class VII student of Sariakandi Pilot Girls’ High School, and her younger brother Jisan Mia, 8, a class I student of Char Government Primary School in the area. Both of them were children of Mashidul Sarkar of Charbatia village.

Moyej Uddin, an officer of Sariakandi Upazila Fire Service and Civil Defense, said the two siblings went missing after they went to the river for taking bath around 1:30 pm.

Divers of Rajshahi Fire Service and Civil Defense were informed and they will reach the area.