CHATTOGRAM: Two minor cousin sister and brother ageing around three years drowned at a pond in the city’s Kathgarr area on Thursday morning.
The ill-fated were identified as Risban Saleh Arish, son of Md Nasir Uddin, and Fairuz Ulfat Wajiha, daughter of Nezam Uddin of the Purba Kathgarr area. Sources said the children went to a pond at Musa Contractor Bari of the area to take bath in the morning.
They drowned in the pond at that time. Locals rescued them and rushed to a local hospital where doctors declared them dead, said Officer in-Charge (OC) Jayed Nur of Patenga Police Station.