A one and a half year old child named Abu Syed died after drowning in Madaripur. The child died after falling into the pond near the house of Noor Amin Howladar in Charnasana village of Kalikapur Union of Sadar Upazila on Thursday morning.
Abu Saeed is the son of Noor Amin Hawla of the same village.
According to police and family sources, the child Abu Said was playing with his mother in the morning. His mother goes to wash the clothes in the house and dry them outside in the sun. Unbeknownst to the mother, the child falls into the pond next to the house while playing.
After not finding the child Abu Saeed, the relatives found the child floating in the pond after searching around the house. Later, after being rescued and brought to Madaripur Sadar Hospital, the doctor on duty declared the child dead.
Madaripur Sadar Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) AHM Salauddin Ahmed confirmed the fact and said that the body of the child has been handed over to his family after completing the legal process.