Missing minor girl found dead
The body of a five-year-old girl was recovered from a pond in Kabirhat upazila of Noakhali district on Saturday morning, one day after she went missing.
Deceased Bibi Mariyam Shrabanti was the daughter of Mosharaf Hossain, a resident of Chargullakhali village in the upazila. She was a first grader at Janata Bazar Government Primary School.
The deceased's elder brother Shakhawat Hossain said Mariyam went out of the house on Friday afternoon. Since then, she had been missing.
Later, locals spotted the floating body of Mariyam in a pond nearby the house and recovered it.
She might have slipped into the pond and died from drowning, Shakhawat added.