Housewife ‘commits suicide’ in Rajshahi over rebuke

Rajshahi, Jan 9 – A housewife reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a mango tree near their house at Mahdipur village in Bagha Upazila on Tuesday. The deceased was identified as Ismat Ara Begum, 26, wife of Mitul Hossain, an Italy expatriate.
Quoting locals, police said Ismat Ara has been rebuked by her father-in-law over beating her six-year-old son for playing with dust at their yard in the afternoon.
Being failed to bear the insult, Ismat Ara went out from her house and hanged herself from a mango tree.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy, said Mohsin Ali, officer-in-charge of Bagha Police Station. – UNB