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RAB personnel commits suicide in Rangpur

|| risingbd.com

Published: 15:50, 20 June 2020   Update: 15:18, 26 July 2020

A personnel of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in Rangpur has committed suicide.

He was known as Zakir Hossain, 27, a member of intelligence department of RAB-13.

Police recovered the body from rented house of Habibnagar area on College Road in the city.

Abdur Rashid, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Kotwali Police Station, confirmed the news on Saturday.

He said, “Zakir Hossain along with his wife was residing in the house. On Friday evening, Zakir and his wife locked into altercation. Later, his uncle-in-law came and went with his wife.”

The OC said, “Zakir mentally broke down after his wife left the home. In the night, he sent a message on his wife’s mobile stating ‘no more talks from today’. He also wrote some conversations in his diary. In the following morning, he was found hanging.”

According to police, Zakir is son of Rafiqul Alam of Mulgram under Kalai upazila in Joypurhat.

The body was sent to Rangpur Medical College and Hospital morgue for autopsy, the OC said.

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