CHUADANGA, July 22: A 15-year old school girl committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling over buying Pakhi dress (Indian TV channel heroin's dress) at Nimtala village under Chuadanga Sadar upazila of the district on Monday afternoon.
The deceased was identified as Shela Khatun, 15, daughter of Laltu Rahman, resident at Nimtala village under the upazila and a class nine student of Katholi High School.
Quoting the victim's family members, police said Shela Khatun asked her father to buy Pakhi dress ahead Eid but her father bought another dress for her from the market. At this, she locked in quarrel with her father at 4:30pm on Monday. At one stage she committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling in her bed room.
Later family members rescued her in critical state and rushed her to Chuadanga Sadar Hospital where duty doctor pronounced her dead.
On information, police rushed to the spot, recovered the body and sent it to Chuadanga General Hospital morgue for autopsy.
An unnatural death (UD) case was filed with Chuadanga Sadar Police Station in this connection.