Indian medical student’s hanging body recovered from dormitory
Published: 11:59 AM, 23 January 2021
Iqbal Zafar Sharif
An Indian medical student named Iqbal Zafar Sharif was found dead at a dormitory of Barind Medical College, a private medical college in Rajshahi, on Friday night.
According to police, Iqbal Zafar Sharif, 25, from Murshidabad district of India's West Bengal state, a fifth-year student of Barind Medical College was committed suicide by hanging himself in his dormitory of the medical college in Chandrima area of the city around 8:30 pm on Friday.
Upon receiving news, police recovered his body.
Superintendent of the hostel Golam Maula said Iqbal Sharif went on holiday to his country during the Covid-19 period. He returned to Rajshahi 3 days ago.
The student had tried to commit suicide before, the police said.