Schoolgirl takes poison for lover’s weeding  

Dhaka, Sunday   29 March 2020


Schoolgirl takes poison for lover’s weeding  

 Cox`s Bazar Correspondent

 Published: 08:45 PM, 22 February 2020  

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 A schoolgirl named Halima committed suicide on Saturday afternoon by taking rat killing poison after being informed about her lover weeding information in Pekua upazila of Cox's Bazar. 

The deceased was a ninth grade student of the Sonali UM kindergarten school and the daughter of Ali Akbar of the upazila. 

A local representative said, on condition of being unnamed, that Halima had an affair with a boy Ridwan. The boyfriend secretly got married another girl on the last week. 

The teenager committed suicide by eating rat killing poison on Saturday afternoon. The girl was taken to the hospital at Pekua Hospital around 4:30 pm and the doctor declared her as dead. 

Kamrul Azam, Pekua Police Station Officer-in-Charge, said that police had been sent to the spot after being informed. The proper measure will be taken if the family will have written complaint.