Thursday, 23 September, 2021
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Student drowns in pond while flying kite

Student drowns in pond while flying kite

RAJSHAHI: A madrasa student drowned in a pond at Bagha upazila in the district on Thursday evening.

Deceased Rohan Mia, 9, was a student of Hedatipara Hafizia Madrasa. He was the son of Wasim Hossain Wasim, a resident of Hedatipara village under the upazila.

It was learnt that Rohan was flying kite in a field adjacent to the house. At one stage, his kite was cut off and fell into a nearby pond.

He got down in the pond to take the kite and drowned as he did not know how to swim.

After searching, family members found the body on the water and recovered it.

Bagha Police Station OC Nzarul Islam confirmed the matter.