Hailakandi : In a tragic incident, a 14 year old youth drowned in a river in Udarkhal, Algapur in Hailakandi district on Monday. The deceased Joyesh Ahmed Laskar was the son of Bahar Uddin Laskar, a resident of Algapur, Part-I.
Sources said, the incident took place around 9:30 pm on Monday morning when the Joyesh accidentally fell into the river and drowned. Locals fished out the body from the river around 12:30pm. The body was later sent to a hospital for autopsy.