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Minor drowns in pond

  • Our Correspondent
  • 22 August, 2021 12:00 AM
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COX’S BAZAR: An one-and-a-half-year-old minor boy drowned in Pekua upazila of the district on Friday afternoon.

Deceased Md Yusuf was the son of Md Nurul Hossain, a resident of Boskiyaghona village under Rajakhali union of the upazila.

A relative of the deceased said, Yusuf was playing near a pond before the incident. An aunt of the deceased found him in floating in the pond in the evening.

Locals rescued and rushed Yusuf to a local doctor at Sabuj Bazar in Rajakhali who, later, declared him dead.

UP member of Rajakhali union Md Ismail confirmed the incident.