A female patient who was undergoing treatment at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital reportedly committed suicide by jumping off the hospital building on early Wednesday.
The deceased was Jesmine Ara, 27, wife of Asadul Islam of Bagmara upazila. She had been suffering from jaundice.
Shahadat Hossain, officer-in-charge of Rajpara police station, said Jesmine was hospitalised on November 13 and had been undergoing treatment at ward number 38.
She went outside the ward around 2:00am and jumped off the second floor. She died on the spot.
Her family members claimed that she was mentally challenged.
The body was kept at the hospital morgue.
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