Child drowns in Habiganj

HABIGANJ A minor boy drowned in a ditch at Hilalpur

village under Bahubal upazila of the district today.

The deceased was identified as Siyam, 7, son of Ekhlas Mia, hailed from the


Local people said Siyam drowned this afternoon in the ditch close to his

house when he was playing with other boys beside the ditch.

After rescuing, locals brought Siyam to Bahubal Upazila Health Complex

where the duty doctors declared him dead.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bahubal Model Thana Md Kamruzzaman confirmed the


Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)