Khan Md. Majid : A child named Tanisha (6) drowned while taking a bath with her mother in Garai river in Madhukhali, Faridpur.
The incident took place in the Garai river of Nishchintapur area of Dumain Union of the upazila.
Child Tanisha is the daughter of Md. Sohel Biswas of Pashchimpara village of Nishintpur village.
According to local sources, the child Tanisha went to bathe in Garai river with her mother. While descending, the child suddenly slipped and fell into the river and disappeared in the current. After much searching, he was not found. Later Madukhali Fire Service personnel were informed. Fire service personnel came and recovered Tanisha’s body. Madukhali Fire Service Station official Abul Hasem confirmed the incident.
He said, after receiving the information, they went to the spot and started searching. As there was a strong current in the river, the child drowned and got caught in the net. .Later, the body of the child was recovered with the help of locals.