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Palestinian student studying in Bangladesh commits suicide in Gaza

A Palestinian student attending the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical College in Faridpur is said to have killed himself while on a trip back home in Gaza.

The deceased was identified as Musa Abu Jami (22).

He took his own life in broad daylight in his hometown Gaza of Palestine on Friday.

Faridpur Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical College Chhatra League president Mashtura Mosharraf Rishika confirmed the suicide of the student, saying Musa Abu Jami, a third-year medical student, went home to Gaza, Palestine, a few days before the start of Ramadan.

She added that on Friday night, another Palestinian student at the medical college told her that Musa Abu Jami had committed suicide by hanging himself. However, she could not say the reason for his suicide.

Faridpur Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical College Principal Prof. Mostafizur Rahman said that he had been informed of the sad and bitter news by the Palestinian Embassy in Dhaka on Friday.

Source: United News of Bangladesh