Minor drowns in Karatoa River
A minor child drowned in the Karatoa River in Bogura district town on Saturday morning.
The deceased was identified as Md Shipon, 7, son of Sumon Pramanik, a resident of Malotinagar area in the town.
Locals said Shipon drowned while tried to recover his sandal from which he lost in the river near Chanmari ghat at noon.
Half-an-hour later locals saw his body was floating in the river water and recovered the body.
Bogura Sadar Police Station source confirmed the matter.