Schoolgirl 'commits suicide' in Rajshahi
A schoolgirl has reportedly committed suicide by taking poison in Bagmara upazila of Rajshahi district.
Deceased Arifa Khatun, 15, was a ninth grader of Bhatkhali High School. She was the daughter of Anwar Hossain, a resident of Chawk Seujbari village under Jhikra union in the upazila.
Lources said Arifa took poison on Tuesday morning while no one was in the house, and fell sick. In a critical condition, the family members rushed her to Bagmara Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor referred her to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH).
But, she died on the way to the RMCH.
Confirming the matter, Bagmara Police Station officer in-charge Mushtaq Ahmed said an unnatural death case was filed in this connection.