Child drowns in Gaibandha
A minor child drowned in a pond at Sadar upazila in Gaibandha district on Sunday morning.
The dead was Tawsif Ahmed, 3, son of Azizul Islam, a resident of Arif Khan Basudebpur village under Ramchandrapur union.
Victim's family members said Tawsif fell down in a pond next to his house while playing near its bank at around 10 am.
Locals rescued him but he died on the way to hospital, said Ramchandrapur Union Parishad Chairman Mosabbir Hossain.