A school student named Afrin (16) committed suicide by insulting his mother in Kamrangir Char of the capital. Student Afrin is the daughter of Abdur Rauf Mia of Khodaibari village of Srinagar police station in Munshiganj. At present, they live on rent in the street of Iman Ali in Kamrangirchar.
When he was brought unconscious to Dhaka Medical College Hospital around 9:30 on Friday night, the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared him dead.
The student’s father Md. Abdur Rauf said, “My daughter Afrin will take the SSC exam from Ashrabad High School in Kamrangirchar.” I got a call from my house at night when his mother scolded Afrin for studying, he went to the house and closed the door for a long time. I heard the news and went home quickly. Later, with the help of neighbors, I broke the door of the house and found Afrin hanging from the fan with a veil wrapped around his neck. We took him down from the hanging position and brought him to the Dhaka Medical Center in an unconscious state.’
Abdur Rauf’s father lamented the child’s grief and said, ‘Brother, I wanted to teach the girl to study. But the children of this age cannot be disciplined even a little. All my dreams are over.’
Hospital police camp in-charge Md. Bachchu Mia said that the body of the student has been kept in the morgue of the emergency department of the hospital. The matter has been reported to the concerned police station.