Two students of Islamic University (IB) Finance and Banking Department committed suicide as their families were not agreed to accept their relationship.
The deceased have been identified as Rokanuzzaman Rokon and Mumtahina. Both of them were students of the 2011-2012 session.
According to the family sources and the classmates, Rokon and Mumtahina were in a relationship. As her family did not accept their relationship, Mumtahina committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her house in Jhenaidah district town around 6 pm on Thursday evening.
After hearing the news of his girlfriend’s death, Rokon killed himself by jumping under a train at Moti Mia level crossing in Kushtia Sadar upazila around 8:00 pm.
Officer-in-Charge of the GRP Police Station, Abdul Aziz confirmed the incident.