Youth drowns in pond in Jashore park
A 21-year-old drowned in a pond at Jashore municipal park on Friday late afternoon.
Deceased Farhad Tanvir Tamim was the son of Akram Hossain of Arabpur area in the district town.
Akram Hossain said Farhad joined the Bangladesh Army as a second lieutenant after graduating from Jhenidah Cadet College. He was supposed to go for training soon.
Locals said Farhad drowned in the pond in the afternoon when he along with his friends were taking shower after playing football.
Later, a diving team of Bangladesh Navy recovered his body around 2 am on Saturday.
Jashore Fire Service and Civil Defence senior station officer Azizul Haq confirmed the matter.