A madrasah female student has allegedly committed suicide by hanging in Gafargaon upazila of Mymensingh district. The deceased was identified as Lovely Akhter (19), daughter of Rafiqul Islam of Chokpara village under Rasulpur union of the upazila. The incident took place at Chokpara village of Rasulpur union in the upazila on Sunday afternoon. On information, a police team from Gafargaon police station recovered the body and sent it to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy.
According to police and local sources, the madrasah girl Lovely Akhter committed suicide by hanging herself with a rope tied around her neck at around 4:30 pm on Sunday. When her relatives saw her hanging, they cut the rope and lowered her down, but by then she was dead. Faruk Ahamed, officer-in-charge of the police station, said, "A case of unnatural death is under process. Legal action will be taken on the basis of autopsy report."
---Humayun Ahmed in Bhaluka, Mymensingh