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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.