Mystery shrouds student’s death in port city

Staff Correspondent

11 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

CHITTAGONG: Mystery shrouds death of a madrasah student in the city’s Halishahar area on Monday.

The deceased was identified as Shahriar Alam alias Sakib, 13, son of Shaheen Alam of the city’s Enayet Bazar area.

He was a student of Hefzo department at Nahadatul Umme Madrasha in Nayabazar area under Halishahar Police Station.

Sources said the madrasah authority found body of the victim hanging from ceiling with his lungi inside a toilet at around 11:00pm on Sunday. 

The student was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) where on-duty physicians declared him dead, said Nayek Mohammad Hamid of the hospital police outpost.