Two minor boys drown in Rajshahi

19 January, 2020 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: Two minor boys drowned in a pond at Dashmary area under Matiher Police Station in the city on Saturday, reports BSS.  

The deceased were identified as Fahim, 4, son of Masud Rana and Farhan, 4, son of Rana. They were cousin in relation.

Quoting locals SM Masud Parvej, Officer-in-Charge of Matiher Station, said they drowned in the pond close to their house around 9 am when they were playing on the bank of it.

At one stage of hectic search, the relatives found the bodies floating in the pond this morning.