Woman sets herself ablaze
Published : Saturday, 20 July, 2019 at 6:25 PM Count : 290
A woman reportedly committed suicide by pouring kerosene on herself and setting herself ablaze in Chatmohar upazila of Pabna early Friday.
Family members said deceased Sharmin Akter was divorcee. After her separation with husband, she used to live with father's family.
Haripur Union Parishad chairman Makbul Hossain said he heard the woman committed suicide. She was mentally sick, the chairman added.
Chatmohar Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Sheikh Nasir Uddin said no injury mark was found on the body.
The body was sent to Pabna General Hospital morgue.
An unnatural death case was lodged with the police station, the OC added.
They are looking into whether there is reason behind the suicide, OC Nasir also said.