Two schoolgirls died after consuming poison
Published: 11:59 AM, 22 May 2022 Updated: 12:37 PM, 22 May 2022
Two schoolgirls have committed suicide after consuming poison in Handial Union of Chatmohar Upazila of Pabna.
The incident took place around 5:00 pm on Saturday (May 21). However, the police could not confirm the reason behind their suicide.
The deceased were identified as Juthi Akhter, daughter of Zillur Hossain of Joyghar village in Handial union and Shabana Khatun, daughter of Sakhawat Hossain Sakur of Paikpara village.
Juthi and Shabana were eighth-grade students of Handial Girls High School and Paikpara Senior Alim Madrasa respectively.
Chatmohar Circle Assistant Superintendent of Police Sajeeb Shahreen confirmed the information and said that they had committed suicide after consuming poison at their respective home. On information, the police rushed to the spot and recovered the bodies.