2 minor siblings drown
Two minor siblings drowned in a pond in Pirganj upazila of Thakurgaon district on Friday morning.
The deceased were identified as Aditya, 4, and his sister Tumpa, children of Satyen Sen of Saguni village in the upazila.
Family members of the deceased said the duo slipped into a pond near home.
Locals spotted them floating and rushed to Pirganj Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared them dead.
Bazlur Rahman, officer in-charge of Pirganj Police Station, confirmed the matter.