A student of Dinajpur Medical College died after slipping into a quicksand near the bank of Jamuna River in Bagura on Saturday, police said.
Md Mosabbir Hossain alias Fine, 22, a second year student, went for a boat ride on the river in the morning. He stepped into the quicksand as he got down in the swallow waters close to the river bank near Prem Jamuna Ghat area in Sariakandi upazila.
Officer-in-Charge of Sariakandi police station Mizanur Rahman said Mosabbir was rescued from the quicksand by locals and rushed to Upazila Health Complex, where doctors found him dead.
His body was handed over to the family members and a case of unnatural death was filed in this regard, said OC Mizanur.