|Published : 23 Sep 2016, 10:22:20|
Two siblings drown in pond
Two siblings drowned in a pond at Kachia village in Borhanuddin upazila of Bhola on Thursday.
The deceased were identified as Sabina, 8 and Sumaiya Akter, 7, daughters of Shahe Alam, a resident of the area.
The two sisters used to work as housekeepers at the house of local UP chairman Abdur Rob Kazi.
Local people said Sabina and Sumaiya drowned in the pond of the house of the UP chairman while taking bath in the afternoon. Later, their bodies were recovered from the pond after a hectic search.
Abdur Rob Kazi, said both the children drowned in the pond in absence of others; according to a news agency.