A youth drowned in floodwater in Kurigram's Chilmari upazila yesterday.
The deceased, Raku Mia, 21, was son of Hamidul Haque of Nalarpar village in the upazila.
Locals and victim's family members said Raku was fishing in floodwater near his house yesterday morning.
At one stage, he suddenly fell into the floodwater and drowned.
Later, locals spotted his body floating in the floodwater and recovered it, Thanahat Union Parishad Chairman Abdur Razzak Milon said.