Two siblings drown in B’baria
15 August 2015, Nirapad News: Two minor siblings drowned in a pond at Hirapur village of the Upazila on Friday noon.
The deceased are Maria, 7, and her brother Mahin,4, daughter and son of Monir Gazi the area.
Monir Gazi’s uncle Alauddin Gazi told banglanews that Maria and her brother were playing beside their house adjacent to the pond at noon. At one stage, they fell into the pond and drowned .
After one hour, relatives found them floating in the pond and rescued them.
Later, they were taken to Akhaura Hospital where duty doctor declared them dead.