Death of housewife shrouded in mystery

Staff Correspondent

13 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Mystery shrouded the death of a housewife in Shanirakhra of Jatrabari in the capital.

The housewife named Amena Khatun, 23, was found unconscious at her residence on Saturday morning.

She was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where doctors declared her dead at about 11:30am, said Bachchu Mia, who is in charge of the hospital police outpost.

It is not clear how she died, said the policeman, adding that her body was kept at the hospital morgue for autopsy to know the real reason behind her death, he said.

Bablu Mia, a duty officer of Jatrabari Police Station, told the Daily Sun that police learned that the woman committed suicide by taking poison, but doctors did not confirm yet.