Human chain protests Jenifar’s death
Sreepur, GAZIPUR, Apr 15: A human chain programme was formed in front of the office of district deputy commissioner on Monday protesting the death of housewife Jenifar Monika Gomez in reported suicide.
Earlier on March 28, police recovered the hanging body of Jenifar Monika Gomez, wife of Himel Gomez, a resident of South Khanda area in Sreepur municipality.
Organised by Bangladesh Christian Association, protesters at the human chain alleged that in laws of Jenifar killed her and later hanged her to spread the death news as suicide case.
The mother of the victim Lolita Gomez said Jenifar informed her over phone on March 27 that she was assaulted by her husband, and urged mother to take her back from in-laws' home.
Lolita Gomez also said dispute aroused between the couples over extra marital affairs of Himel with his maternal aunt after the marriage.
Sreepur Police Station (PS) Sub-Inspector Amirul Islam said a case was lodged with the PS on March in the incident.
Himel Gomez, his father Atul Gomez and mother Filfino Gomez were accused in the case. Police, so far, arrested accused Filfino Gomez but rest two went into hiding since the case was filed.