Mother’s body found hanging, baby’s lying on bed
Published: 11:28 AM, 22 September 2021 Updated: 11:30 AM, 22 September 2021
A crowd of locals at the deceased`s house
A housewife has committed suicide by hanging herself after killing her nine-month-old son in the Thanapara Dam area of Kushtia city.
The bodies of the mother and son were recovered on Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Aklima Khatun, wife of Ratan of the Thanapara Dam area.
According to the locals, Aklima used to live with her husband in the old dam of Thanapara. She slept with her 9-month-old son at her paternal house, next to her house, on Tuesday night as her house was under construction.
On Wednesday morning, neighbors spotted Aklima's body hanging in the room and the body of the child Jim is lying on the bed next to her. On information, police recovered the bodies and sent to the hospital morgue.
Neighbors said Aklima had been mentally ill for a long time and was undergoing treatment.
Kushtia Model Police Station OC Sabbirul Islam said Aklima is believed to have committed suicide by hanging herself after strangling her son to death.