Minor boy drowns in Phulbari pond
A minor child drowned in a pond at Phulbari upazila in Kurigram district on Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Niloy, 7, son of Milon Chandra, a resident of Kutichandrakana village in the upazila.
Locals said Milon slipped into a pond nearby his house at about 5.00pm while playing beside it.
Later, family members rescued him and took to Phulbari Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Phulbari Police Station OC Rajeeb Kumar Roy confirmed the matter.