2 children drown in flood waters
Two children drowned in flood waters in Nageshwari upazila of Kurigram on Tuesday afternoon.
The deceased are: 18-month-old Lamia Khatun, daughter of Alamgir Hossain in Madarganj area, and Mimi Khatun,7, daughter of Abdul Quayyum of Brahmataro village.
Alamgir's wife Habiba Begum was washing clothes in the flood waters keeping her daughter Lamia beside around 2:45pm.
The baby drowned in the water unknowingly of her mother. Later, her body was recovered.
Mimi was taking bath in flood water adjacent to her house around 4:30pm.
Kochakata police OC Mamun Or Rashid confirmed the matter.