Minor girl drowns in Kurigram
A one and a haf-year-old girl drowned in a pond at Nageshwari upazila in Kurigram district on Friday afternoon.
Deceased Sinha Akter was the daughter of Shahidul Islam, a resident of Tabirhat village under the upazila.
Locals said Sinha was playing at their courtyard. At one stage, she slipped into the pond while her relatives were unaware of it.
After searching, they found the floating body on water and recovered it.
Kachakata Police Station officer in-charge Mahabub Alam confirmed the matter.