Youth ‘commits suicide’ a day after marriage

Our Correspondent

27 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

NOAKHALI: A young man reportedly killed himself in Sonaimuri upazila of the district on Sunday morning, a day after his marriage.

Deceased Sultan Mahmud Badshah, 25, was the son of Nizam Uddin, a resident of Bhaviapara under Barogaon union in the upazila.

Local sources said Sultan got married to Pushpa Akter, daughter of Mohammad Hanif of Chhatarpaiya union in the upazila, on Saturday.

The next morning, Sultan’s elder sister Liza took breakfast for the bride-groom to their room. But, she did not find him inside the room. Later, she noticed an adjacent room locked from inside. She called him several times but there no one responded.

On suspicion, family member broke the door to enter the room and found Sultan was hanging from a

ceiling fan.