Two cousins drown in Sirajganj
02 February 2015, Nirapad News: Two minor cousins drowned in a pond at Dadpur village under Ullahpara upazila of the district Monday noon.
The deceased were identified as Iamin Hossain, 5, son of Rafiqul Islam and Iamin’s cousin Tania, 4, daughter of Shahidul Islam of the village.
Quoting family members, firefighter of Ullahpara fire service Jahidul Islam said the minor kids fell into the pond and drowned when they were picking jujube fruits from a nearby tree.
Local people found the floating body of one child. However, the other body was recovered after firefighters searched the pond.