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Two drowned in Sylhet, Thakurgaon

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Staff Reporter
Two people, including a minor boy, drowned in separate incidents in Thakurgaon and Sylhet on Friday.
In Thakurgaon, a schoolboy drowned while taking bath in the Tangon River in Burirbandh area of Sadar upazila on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Himu, 15, a class IX student of Islamnagar High School and son of Naimuddin, a resident of Khanka Sharif area in the town.
Quoting witnesses, police said Himu along with his four friends went to the river for taking bath in the afternoon.
At one stage, Himu drowned in the river.
Later, his body was found floating in the river at Burirbandh.
In Sylhet, a minor boy drowned in a pond at Daspara village in Osmaninagar upazila on Friday afternoon.
The deceased was identified as Ibrahim, 5, son of Siraj Mia of Dashpara village.
Police said Ibrahim went missing around 2.00 pm on Friday.
Later, relatives found his floating body in the pond in front of his house at around 3.30 pm.