UNB, Tangail :
Three minor boys drowned in two ponds at Chasabhadra and Kamlaeid areas in Nagarpur upazila on Monday evening.
The deceased were identified as Tanjin, 9, son of Tofazzal Hossain and Imran Hossain, 11, son of Setab Mia of Chasabhadra area and Tamim, 3, son of Bulbul of Kamlaeid area.
Moinuddin, officer-in-charge of Nagarpur Police Station, said Tanjin and Imran went to catch fish in the local Beel (water body) and droned in the deep level water.
Sensing the matter, locals rescued them as senseless condition and taken to local hospital where the duty doctor declared them dead.
On the other hand, Tamim went to visit his grandfather house where he drowned in a pond, the OC added.