CHITTAGONG: A minor boy drowned in a pond in the city’s Bayezid Bostami area on Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Prolay Muhuri, 3, son of Liton Muhuri of Kulgaon area under Bayezid Bostami Police Station.
Sources said Prolay fell into the pond while he was playing alone the bank of it at around 1:15pm.
Finding no trace, family members carried out search with fishing net in the pond for him. Later, they rescued him in unconscious state and sent to Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH), where physicians declared him dead, said Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Alauddin Talukder of the hospital police outpost.