Apel Mahmud, Thakurgaon Representative:

A housewife named Maina Begum (19) committed suicide by hanging herself at Ruhia in Thakurgaon Sadar. She is the wife of Azizul Haque of Maheshpur village in Akhangar union. Family sources said she was five months pregnant.

It is learned that on Thursday (April 8) morning, Moyna Begum committed suicide by tying a rope with rice in her house. Doubts have been raised in the minds of the people about suicide.

Meanwhile, Additional Superintendent of Police (Sadar Circle) Razia Sultana visited the spot after receiving the news.

Ruhia Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Chitta Ranjan Roy said the body was sent to the Thakurgaon morgue for autopsy. The OC also said that the case was being prepared on behalf of the family of the deceased Moyna Begum.