20 boys escape into Bangladesh from children`s home

Around 20 boys, mostly from Bangladesh, staying at a children`s home here in South Dinajpur district have escaped into the neighbouring country, sources said on Thursday.

Balurghat: Around 20 boys, mostly from Bangladesh, staying at a children`s home here in South Dinajpur district have escaped into the neighbouring country, sources said on Thursday.
A group of 21 boys jumped over the fence of Sobhayan home for children last night and ran away towards the Indo-Bangladesh border.

Only one of boys was caught in the hilly border area by the police, the home`s superintendent Dilip Biswas said, adding that the rest have escaped to Bangladesh.
PTI