Youth ‘commits suicide’ in city

Staff Correspondent

14 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Police recovered the body of a man from AGB Colony in the capital’s Motijheel area early on Saturday.

The deceased has been identified as Morsalin, 27, who was a driver of National Security Intelligence (NSI), said Mohammad Jafor, an officer of Motijheel Police Station. The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College morgue for autopsy.

Jafor said that Morsalin, son of Abul Hashem of Baushia in Gazaria Upazila of Munshiganj, was living with his wife Yasmeen Tanmi at House 90/8 of Block F in Ideal Zone of the colony.

The officer quoted his family members as saying that Morsalin committed suicide by hanging from a ceiling fan. On receiving information, police visited the spot and recovered the body at about 3:00 am, he said.

In response to a question, Jafor said preliminary investigation indicates that he killed himself, but the reason for his death will be clear once the autopsy report is available.