Child drowns in Jashore

A child drowned in a pond at Rajgong Dighirpar village in Monirampur Upazila of Jashore district on Friday morning.  The deceased was identified as Tahsin 2,  son of Mahbub Gaji of Monirampur Upazila.

Quoting family members, police said the child accidentally fell into a pond near their house while playing on its bank and drowned. Later, villagers recovered the body from the pond after a hectic search, said Rafiqul Islam, Officer-in-Charge of Monirampur Police Station.