A schoolgirl has reportedly taken her own life by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at Chandraghona in Kaptai upazila on Sunday night.
The deceased was identified as Jannatul Ferdous Sathi, 15, daughter of auto-rickshaw driver Md Faruk and class X student of KPM High School.
Md Nasir Uddin, officer-in-charge of Kaptai Police Station, said Sathi demanded Tk 100 from her mother to buy a gift to give her friend on the occasion of her birthday.
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As her mother could not give the money, she hanged herself from the fan with her scuff around 8pm in a huff, said the OC quoting family.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to Rangamati General Hospital for autopsy.