Madrasa student died after drowning in the river


A student of Qaumi Madrasa named Sabuj Mia (12) died after drowning in Manas river, a branch of Teesta in Kaunia, Rangpur.

The incident took place on Saturday (06 July) in the Kesam ghat area of ​​Manas river in Tellitari village of Haragach municipality of the upazila.

The deceased Sabuj Mia is the son of Razzakul of Haragach Municipal area and a student of Hefz branch of Darul Huda Qaumi Madrasa.

According to the police of Haragach police station, quoting the relatives, the child Sabuj Mia went to take a bath in Kesam ghat area of ​​Manas river at noon. At one point he drowned in the river. On receiving the information, the diving team of Haragach Fire Service started the rescue operation. At some point his body was found.

Locals said that Manas river is full of water during monsoon. The boy drowned without knowing how to swim.
Haragach Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Harisul Islam said that no one from the family has complained about the incident.

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