Madrasa student dies after falling into septic tank in Mymensingh

A student named Abdur Rahman (6) died after falling into the septic tank at Haluaghat in Mymensingh. The incident took place at Baraban madrasa of the upazila at around 2 pm on Monday (June 3).

The deceased Abdur Rahman is the son of Mosharof Hossain of Akonpara village of Upazila.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Haluaghat police station. Mahbubul Haque confirmed this to Jago News.

Locals said that Abdur Rahman, a student of that madrasa, fell into the septic tank of the under-construction building while playing at around two in the afternoon. Meanwhile, the child’s classmates informed the madrasa teachers. Later, two local people recovered the body of the child from the septic tank.

When madrasa authorities got into trouble with the locals, the police reached the spot and brought the situation under control.

OC Md. Mahbubul Haque said that as there was no complaint from the family of the deceased student, the body was handed over after the autopsy. A wrongful death case has been registered in this incident.

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