Schoolboy drowns at Kamalnagar
KAMALNAGAR, LAXMIPUR, June 21: A schoolboy drowned in a pond in Kamalnagar Upazila of the district on Sunday noon.
The deceased was identified as Md Mahin, 16, son of Mizanur Rahman, a resident of Uttar Jangalia Village under Hazirhat Union in the upazila. He was a tenth grader at Laxmipur Municipal Shaheed Smrity High School.
Local sources said Mahin went missing in a pond nearby the house at noon while bathing in it.
Later, the family members found him and took to Kamalnagar Upazila Health Complex, where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Residential Medical Officer of the hospital Dr Mir Md Aminul Islam Manju confirmed the incident.