Two kids swept away by current in Naf
Two children were swept away by strong current as they went to take a dip in Naaf River under Teknaf upazila yesterday morning.
Later the bodies of Saddam Hossain, 8, son of Jagir Hossain and Mohammad Shaif, 7, son of Mohammad Anwar Hossain of Naingtapara point of the river.
Witnesses said three children went to bathe the river near the local forest office at around 9:00am and were swept away by strong current.
On information, locals rushed to the spot and to rescued one Abdul Aziz, 8, son of Farid Ahmed but failed to trace out the two others.
Around one hour later the bodies of the two were found floating in the river.
Aziz was rushed to Cox's Bazar Sadar Hospital in critical condition.
Later he was shifted to Sadar Hospital.