Printed on Sun Aug 07 2022 6:38:40 PM
2 dead bodies of sisters were found in the pond
2 sisters have drowned in a pond at Rupganj in Narayanganj. The incident took place at noon on Sunday, May 1 at Gani Mia's pond in the Talashput area of the Upazila.
The deceased were identified as Chandni, 13, and Saima, 11. They are the daughter of Jasim, a tenant of Osman Gani Mia in the area.
Confirming the matter, Sub-Inspector (SI) of Rupganj Police Station Miraj said, In the afternoon, Saima Akhter, the youngest daughter of Jasimuddin, a resident of Osman Gani's house, drowned while taking a bath in a pond near her house. Seeing this incident, his elder sister Chandni Akhter jumped into the pond to save her and she too drowned. Upon receiving the news, the neighbors went down to the pond and searched and recovered the bodies of the two sisters.
Rupganj police inspector Humayun Ahmed said two sisters had drowned. The body was recovered and sent for autopsy.
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