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Man commits suicide after being raped in Gazipur

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 11:10 PM, 19 August 2019   Updated: 11:20 PM, 19 August 2019

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A man named Jamal Uddin son of late Ahad Ali has committed suicide by hanging himself in Gazipur. It is alleged that he committed suicide after being threatened by spreading the video on social media.

Regarding the incident, Jamal Uddin's son told that his father had committed suicide by hanging himself on the corridor of his house at around 11 pm on Monday.

He added that at least five people including Siam son of Chan Miah, Sadeq Mia son of Raise Uddin, Roni, Pintu, Sajal and Shawon of the same area participated in the incident.

Hridoy said that the accused had been demanding Tk 20,000 from his father for several days. On Sunday afternoon, they called his father from his house and took him to the Brindaban-Badshahanagar government forest for not paying the money. The accused had raped him and recorded video.

Later on Monday, they suddenly demanded two lakh taka. Otherwise, they threaten to spread the video on Facebook and YouTube. He told the family at that time. In the morning, his father sent his family to his father-in-law's home. At noon, someone informed that his father's body was hanging in the corridor.

Sripur Police Station SI Nayan said that Jamal Uddin had informed his relatives and residents of the incident on Sunday. Locals also advised him to do a general diary at the police station. But before that, he had died.
He added that the bodies were rescued and sent to Gazipur Taj Uddin Ahmed Medical College Hospital for autopsy. The operation is underway to arrest the accused.