Minor boy drowns in flood water in Thakurgaon
A two-year-old boy drowned in flood water in Sadar upazila of Thakurgaon district on Tuesday afternoon.
Deceased Ismail was the son of Rubel Islam, a resident of Raniganj Namaj Pora area under Rajagaon union in the upazila.
The union parishad chairman Musharul Islam Sarker said the water level of the embankment in the area has increased due to heavy rainfall for consecutive several days.
Ismail slipped in the water while playing on its bank.
After searching, the family members found the floating there and recovered it, he added.