A two-year-old boy drowned in a pond at Brahmangaon village in Louhajang upazila on Wednesday morning. The deceased was identified as Rifat, son of Liton Bepari of the village.
Louhajang thana OC Abdul Malek quoting family sources said Rifat suddenly slipped into the pond beside their house while playing on its bank in the morning and went missing.
After hectic search, local people rescued him from the pond and rushed him to local health complex where the attending doctor declared him dead.
A UD case was filed in this connection.