A teenage boy reportedly killed himself at Sabujbagh in the capital on Monday evening.
The deceased was Mohammad Akash, 17. His body was sent to the morgue of Dhaka Medical College Hospital for autopsy.
Abir Debnath, sub-inspector of Sabujbagh Police Station, said that Akash lived with his maternal grandmother and aunt since his childhood as his parents got divorced.
On Monday, Akash involved in an argument with his aunt over making his NID card, he said. After that, he entered his room and locked the door, he said, adding that later, he was found hanging from a ceiling fan.
On receiving information, police rushed to the spot and recovered the body and sent it to the DMCH where the doctors declared him dead, the SI said.