An official of Bangladesh Krishi Bank (BKB) is said to have committed suicide by hanging himself in the city’s Wasa Intersection area on Wednesday night, UNB reports.
The deceased was identified as M Ishak, 48, a resident of Chandpur district who worked as a senior officer of Madanhat Branch of BKB in Hathazari upazila. Ishak used to live in a five-storey building owned by his father-in-law, along with his wife and children.
Officer-in-charge of Khulshi Police Station said Ishak took his own life by hanging himself from the railing of the staircase of the building. On Thursday morning, other residents of the building saw the body and informed police.
Later, police recovered the body and sent it to Chittagong Medical College Hospital for autopsy. However, the reason behind the suicide could not be known immediately, the OC added.