2 sisters commit suicide in Kushtia within an hour...

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2 sisters commit suicide in Kushtia within an hour

 Kushtia Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:33 PM, 23 October 2020  

2 sisters commit suicide in Kushtia within an hour

2 sisters commit suicide in Kushtia within an hour

Two cousin sisters committed suicide by hanging within an hour at Kamarpara of Aria UP in Daulatpur, Kushtia on Friday afternoon.

The deceased were identified as Mukta Khatun, daughter of Moazzem Hossain, and Ruma Khatun, daughter of Muntaz Hossain. They are cousins in relation. Mukta was accused of a rape case.

Muktar's father Moazzem Hossain said, "My daughter was accused in a rape case. She may have committed suicide because of the lawsuit."

According to the locals, Mukta would not go out of the house. Ruma has two sons. She came from his father-in-law's house in Mirpur upazila of Kushtia to visit his brother's house. Ruma committed suicide by hanging herself in her room at 12pm while Mukta committed suicide in her brother's house at around 1 pm.

Daulatpur Police Station OC Zahurul Islam said both bodies were recovered and sent to Kushtia Sadar Hospital for autopsy. Police are looking into the suicide cases.

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