Female police member ‘commits suicide’ in Munshiganj

Our Correspondent | Published: 14:47, Aug 10,2017 | Updated: 16:02, Aug 10,2017


Mother of deceased Farida Akter, a female police personnel, wails in Munshiganj beside Munshiganj sadar police station on Thursday. — New Age photo

A female member of police has allegedly committed suicide at the barrack of female police personnel situated adjacent to Munshiganj sadar police station.

The deceased was identified as Farida Akter, 20, daughter of Md Farid Dewan of village Lakshmipura in Shibalay upazila of Manikganj.

She had been serving as a constable under Munshiganj district police for one year, said Yunus Ali, the officer-in-charge of the police station.

Police recovered her body from the barrack around 2:00am on Thursday, he said.

The body was sent to Munshiganj General Hospital morgue for autopsy this morning, the police official added.

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