A one and a half year old child drowned in a well at Tanjpur in Fultala upazila in Khulna on Wednesday .
The deceased was identified as Jararul Islam, son of Ramzan Ali of Tajpur Garuhat area.
The incident occurred near their house at around 3 pm on Wednesday, said ASI Babul Das of Fultana police station.
According to family sources, mother of Jaharul was busy with household chores and he was playing at the courtyard.
When his mother did not see him at the courtyard after some time she started searching the child and later his body was found in the well near their house.
The child was rushed to Fultala Upazila Health Complex but doctors declared him dead.