Body of missing girl recovered from Sherpur

7 December, 2019 12:00 AM printer

SHERPUR: A body of a six-year-old girl, who drowned in a pond on Thursday, was recovered at Boroikuchi in Sribardi upazila on Friday, reports UNB.

The deceased was identified as Amena Khatun Anika, daughter of Amir Ali of Charsherpur village in Sadar upazila.

Member of Singabaruna Union Parishad Shafiqul Islam, said Anika along with her mother came to visit her maternal grandfather Abdul Awal’s house on Thursday.

On Thursday noon, Anika went missing while playing near a pond.

On information, divers from Jamalpur fire brigade conducted a rescue operation and recovered the body of Anika around 10:30 am.