Satkhira, Feb 13 (UNB) – A minor boy drowned in a pond ofJugipukuria village in Patkelghata upazila on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Afraz, 2, son of Tukul Sardar of the village.
Quoting locals, officer-in-charge of Patkelghata Police Station Firoz Mollah said Afraz fell into the pond unnoticed at noon.
Later, family members found him floating in the water body, he said.
Earlier in 2016, Afraz’s sister Afsana, then 3, drowned in the same pond.