Bogura, Jul 7 (UNB) – A schoolboy was drowned after falling into a water body while fishing at Sherpur in the district on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Md Rabbi Hasan, 8, son of Khokon Mia of Khottapara village in the upazila.
Sub-inspector Atowar Rahman of Sherpur Police Station said Rabbi was fishing at a local pond with others. At one stage he drowned into the water and went missing.
After searching for an hour, locals recovered the body, he added.