2 minor cousins drown in Noakhali
Two minor cousins drowned in a pond in Chatkhil upazila of Noakhali on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased are: Humayra Akhter,4, daughter of Hafez Ahmed, and her Abdul Majed,6, son of Gulzar Hossain, of Sundolpur in ward 2 of Chatkgil pourasava.
Local sources said Humayra and Majed were playing with other children on their courtyard.
After sometime, family members found their floating bodies in a pond adjacent to their houses.
Chatkhin police OC Anwarul Islam confirmed the matter.