Bank official drowns in haor

A man drowned in haor (water body) in Karimganj upazila of Kishoreganj on Friday afternoon.

Son of Yasin Miah was an officer of Bank Asia Limited in Mymensingh Branch. He hailed from Bhawar Kumarjani village under Mirzapur upazila of Tangail.

Locals said, Zahid went to visit Balikhola Ghat in his weekend.

He drowned in the water body adjacent to Balikhola Ghat while he was taking bath with his three friends.

His body was recovered after long hours of search.

Karimganj Police Station officer in-charge Md Mominul Islam confirmed the matter, adding that Zahid did not know swim.