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Schoolgirl commits suicide for new clothes

 Natore Correspondent

 Published: 06:20 PM, 28 January 2021  

Deceased`s family members are mourning

Deceased`s family members are mourning

A schoolgirl named Arju committed suicide by hanging herself after not getting new clothes at Chakpara village of Baraigram upazila in Natore on Wednesday evening.

The deceased was identified as Arju, daughter of Abzal Hossain of the village. She was a sixth-grader at Rayna Bharat Sarkar Bari High School.

According to the family of the deceased, Arju had been demanding new clothes for several days but her poor father could not meet the demand. On Wednesday afternoon, her mother left her daughter alone at home and went out to collect goat food. When she came back in the evening, she found her daughter hanging on the wall of the house. Upon receiving the news, the police recovered the body and sent it to the hospital for autopsy.

Baraigram Police Station OC Anwarul Islam said the body was recovered and sent to Natore Adhunik Sadar Hospital. An unnatural death case has been filed in this regard.