The fire service has recovered the body of college student Sehrin Mahmud Sadia (20) five hours after she went missing after falling into a drain in Agrabad area of the city’s Double Mooring Police Station.
Agrabad Fire Service Station official Newton Das confirmed that his body was found at 3.15 pm on Monday.
Earlier, he bought spectacles from Shahjalal spectacles market at around 10 pm and fell into a drain near Agrabad Prime Bank on his way home. Nana and Mama were with him at that time. Sayedia fell into the drain and sank in a strong current.
The deceased was identified as Sadia, 20, a student of Sadarghat Islamia Degree College in the city. His house is the house of Shukkur member of Barapul Moinya Para of Halishahar police station.
Newton Das said that after rescuing the missing college student, her relatives took her to Agrabad Islamia Hospital on their own initiative. There the doctors pronounced him dead.
“As soon as we got the news, the rescue team from Agrabad Fire Station rushed to the spot and started the rescue operation,” he added. The crane was used to facilitate the rescue operation.