2 minor girls drown in Bogura
Two minor girls drowned in the Karatoya river in Sherpur upazila of Bogura district on Friday afternoon.
The deceased are: Karima, 5, daughter of Abdul Karim, a resident of Sherua village in the upazila, and Bithi, 6, son of Abdur Razzaq of the same village.
Local sources said Karima and Bithi went outside to play. But, they did not return home.
After searching, family members found their floating bodies in the river and informed police.
Later, police recovered the bodies and handed over those to the families, said Sherpur Police Station officer in-charge Mizanur Rahman.