A 17-year-old girl named Sujata Rani has committed suicide at her husband’s house after marrying her parents’ favorite son without marrying her favorite son. Police recovered the body of the girl and sent her to Dinajpur Abdur Rahim Medical College for autopsy.
The incident took place at Kalupara village in Bulakipur union of Hili on Thursday (January 20) morning.
Ghoraghat Police Station OC Abu Hasan said the village police got the information around 8 am today and went to the spot based on the news that a teenage girl had committed suicide at her husband’s house in Kalupara village of Bulakipur union of the upazila. The hanging body was unloaded in the presence of police. Following the inquest report, the body was sent to Dinajpur Abdur Rahim Medical College for autopsy. Family members, including the husband, are being questioned as to why the teenager committed suicide.
Citing neighbors, the OC further said that she had committed suicide as she did not marry the boy of her choice. An investigation is underway in this regard. The girl’s father’s house is in Sadullahpur of Gaibandha. The girl’s parents are coming. More details will be known when they arrive. However, no one has lodged a complaint with the police yet, the OC said.
A UD case has been filed by the police in this regard. The autopsy report will actually reveal the cause of death.
Meanwhile, a woman named Fatema Begum (60) committed suicide with her husband Abdul Hakim in Rishighat area of Shingra union of the same upazila. The body of the woman was recovered and sent to Dinajpur Medical College for autopsy.