Dhaka, Saturday, January 20, 2018

LATEST NEWS

National : ** 2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema ends tomorrow ** Rohingya crisis growing, more support needed: WB **    |   International : ** 7 killed in bus accident in eastern India ** Seven Niger troops killed in Boko Haram attack ** Five killed in arson attack on Seoul motel ** Trump warns US government shutdown likely **    |   

DU student drowns in Jahurul Haq Hall pond

DHAKA, May 15, 2017 (BSS) - A Dhaka University (DU) student drowned in a pond of Jahurul Haq Hall this morning.

The incident occurred around 10.30 am when Jony Nur, 19, a first-year student of the Department of Applied Chemistry and his two friends went to the pond for swimming, fire service and police sources said.

After being informed, fire fighters rescued Jony and sent him to the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where the on-duty physicians pronounced him dead, police said.