Missing infant found dead in Satkhira

Parents held

29 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

SATKHIRA: Police recovered the body of a 16-day old child, who went missing on November 26, from the septic tank of a house at Hawrakhali village in Sadar upazila of the district on early Saturday.

The deceased is Sohan Hossain, son of Shohagh Hossain of the village, reports UNB.

Mirza Salauddin, additional superintendent of Satkhira Police, said Fatema Khatun, wife of Shohagh Hossain gave birth to a baby boy on November 11 at a private clinic in the district town.

After birth they had to take the baby to Khulna Medical College and Hospital due to its health complications. On November 25, the couple returned home from the hospital.

Fatema said her baby went missing when she along with the child was sleeping at the veranda of their house the following day.

Later, victim’s father lodged a general diary with Sadar Police Station.