Man drowns 2 children in Mymensingh
30 September 2015, Nirapad News: Two minor children were drowned allegedly by their father over his extramarital affairs at Suhila village in Sadar upazila on Monday night.
The deceased were identified as Oyshee, 5, and her four-month-old brother Noman, children of Oli Ullah of the village.
Police said Oli who is a trolley driver by profession married Roksana seven years ago. He, however, developed extramarital affairs with a woman of Katlasen village recently.
The couple locked into an altercation on Monday night over the issue.
At one stage, Oli beat his two children and threw them into a pond at the village.
On information, police recovered the bodies of the children from the pond on Tuesday morning.
They also arrested Oli and detained Roksana in this connection. However, police later released Roksana.
Abdul Rashid, assistant police super of Kotwali Model Police Station, said Oli confessed to killing his children.