CHAPAINAWABGANJ : A teenaged girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her room on Tuesday afternoon in a huff with her father for not letting her buy a dress as per her desire.
The deceased was identified as Halima, 12, daughter of Abdus Sattar of Mobinpara Biswanathpur village in Shibganj upazila. She was a class VI student of Kansat Mahidur Rahman UC girls’ High School.
Quoting the victim's family members, police said Halim asked her father to buy a ‘Pakhi dress’(a dress named after an Indian TV serial) on Eid-ul-Fitr. But her father bought another dress for her from the market.
Over the issue, Halima, locked into a quarrel with her father at about 4:30pm and later committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her bed room, police said.