Judicial

KUET student commits suicide at home

Police recovered the hanging body of a student of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) from Dumuria upazila of Khulna on Monday morning.

The deceased was identified as Antu Roy, 21, a third-year student of Textile Engineering Department of KUET.

His body was recovered from his home in Gutudia union in Dumuria upazila.

It is known that Antu was a talented student. His family was going through financial crisis.

He had a lot of money in arrears at Dr. MA Rashid dorm in KUET where he stayed for his studies, but had returned home.

According to his family members, he committed suicide when no one was in the house. His younger sister came home from tuition at around 11 am and found Antu’s body hanging in the room.

Dumuria police officer-in-charge (OC) Obaidur Rahman said that in the morning his younger sister found Antur’s hanging body. It is initially suspected that he committed suicide due to financial crisis.

His body was recovered and sent to Khulna Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy, the OC said.

On November 17 last year, another KUET student, Subrata Kumar, a first-year student of Architecture Department committed suicide by throwing himself under a train in Khanjahan Ali area of the district.

Source: United News of Bangladesh