The bodies of father and daughter were recovered from their house in Barisal

The police recovered the strangled bodies of the baby girl and her father from a rented house in Kaunia water tank area of ​​Barisal. Police believe that the father committed suicide after killing his child due to a family dispute.

The incident took place on Wednesday (June 12) at 9:30 am in the Kaunia water tank area of ​​the city. On receiving the news, the senior officials of Barisal Metropolitan Police said that they will investigate the matter after visiting the spot.

The deceased are Naeem Howlader (40) and his 5-and-a-half-year-old daughter Rabeya Basri Roja. They were tenants of the fourth floor of Swapna Vilas house in Kaunia water tank area of ​​Barisal city.

Relatives of the deceased’s family said that Naeem Howladar’s wife divorced Ana Akter. After this, Ana pressured her husband to take her daughter Roja. There was a dispute between husband and wife. And Naeem was mentally disturbed.

Relatives found their dead bodies in a room of the house on Wednesday morning. After being informed, the police came and recovered their bodies. Beside the dead body was the boti. It is believed that Naeem committed suicide by slitting her own throat and then her daughter Roja with a stick.

In this regard, Barisal Metropolitan Police Additional Commissioner (Admin) Hasan Md. Shaukat Ali said, initially it is believed that the incident may have happened due to a family dispute. However, the matter can be fully investigated.

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