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Swechchhasebak League leader commits suicide in Bogra

  • Published at 02:44 pm June 13th, 2019
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He was frustrated with his political career and marital status

An Awami Swechchhasebak League leader has committed suicide in Sherpur, Bogra.

The deceased, Monirul Islam Monir, 22, committed suicide⁠—by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in his house⁠—in Koyerkhali, Khanpur union of the district on Wednesday.

According to police, Monir was frustrated with his political career and his marriage proposals having been rejected. These incidents led to a mental breakdown and later he decided to take his life.

Sherpur police station’s Officer-in-Charge (OC) Humayun Kabir said: “The deceased, Monir, committed suicide on Wednesday night. Finding him unresponsive the next morning, his family broke down his bedroom door and found him dead.” 

He added: “Upon receiving a call from them, we recovered the dead body and sent it to Bogra Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital for a post-mortem. An unnatural death case has been filed.”