October 17, 2021, 10:18 pm
Nazrul Islam, Joypurhat: An8 year old child died while bathing in a pond in Joypurhat town. The incident took place on Wednesday afternoon in Sagar Para area of the municipal town. AlamgirJahan,officer-in-charge (OC) ofJoypurhatpolice stationconfirmed the incident. The unfortunate boy’s name is identified as Mohammed Ali Pappu (8), son of Azad Hossain of Sheikh Para area in Joypurhat municipal town.
AlamgirJahan(OC) said Pappu along with other children drowned in the water without everyone’s knowledge while taking bath in the Baroghati pond on Wednesday afternoon. After some time, his family could not see the child and found him floating in the pond after a lot of searching.Later he was rescued and taken to Joypurhat Modernized District Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.