3 children drown
Published : Tuesday, 11 September, 2018 at 10:33 AM Count : 224
Three children drowned in separate places of Nagarpur upazila in Tangail district on Monday evening.
Deceased Tanzin, 9, was the girl of Tofazzal Hossain, a resident of Chashabhadra village, and Imran Hossain, 11, son of Setab Mia, and Md Tamim, 3, son of Bulbul of the same village.
Nagarpur Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Maeen Uddin confirmed the matter, reports a Bangla news portal.
Quoting locals, the OC said Imran and Tanzin went to a local water body and at one stage they went under the water.
Later, local people rescued them in an unconscious state and took to a local hospital where they were declared dead.
Tamim went to his grandfather's (maternal) home in Kalamaid village, and drowned in a pond there in the evening, the OC added.