A two-year-old boy got drowned in a pond in East Ghomdondi area under Boalkhali upazila of of Chittagong on Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Arman Hossain, son of Mohammad Forkan, from Hazirhat area under Boalkhali upazila of the district.
Police and family sources said Arman, who went to his paternal grandfather's house at Bahaddarpara of East Ghoamdondi under same the upazila, slipped into a pond by the side of which he was playing.
Locals and family members rescued the victim in an unconscious condition and took him to Boalkhali upazila health complex, where the attending doctors declared him dead, according to BSS. - Idrak