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2 minors die after falling into city water tank

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Staff Reporter :
Two minors fell into the water tank while playing and died in the city's Mohammadpur area on Tuesday.
The deceased were identified as Habib, 3, son of Borhanuddin Mostafa, and Maria, 3, daughter of one Manir Mridha of the area. Both families are from Bhola district.
Firoz Ali, Sub-Inspector (SI) of Mohammadpur Police Station confirmed the news to media that Habib and Maria fell into the water tank in front of their house, owned by one Selim, while playing near it in the afternoon.
Getting no update of the two children, the family members of both families peeped through the water tank and found them lying unconscious.
 Later, they were taken to a local hospital where the duty doctors declared them dead.

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