The hanging body of a teenager named Riyad Mallik (13) has been recovered from Nalchiti in Jhalkathi. On Saturday morning, his body was recovered from the kitchen area of his house in Gopalpur area of Subidpur union of the upazila.
Deceased Riyad Mallik is the son of Nashir Mallick of West Gopalpur area. Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Nalchiti police station. Murad Ali confirmed.
Riyad’s aunt Hanufa Begum said, ‘Riyad was sleeping with his mother at night. His mother, while performing Fajr prayers, found her son hanging from the kitchen door by her veil. Later, the veil is cut and lowered. But I can’t say why he committed suicide.’
OC Md. Murad Ali said that the teenager’s body was recovered and sent to Jhalkathi Sadar Hospital for autopsy. A case of wrongful death (UD) has been registered in this incident.