October 25, 2021, 9:27 am
Abu Sayed, Sreepur (Gazipur): In Gazipur, a woman committed suicide by jumping under a train with her 13-month-old child. Locals rescued the injured child and took him to Sreepur Hospital. The child’s hands and head were crushed. The incident took place at 8:30 am on Wednesday (September 13) in the cut pool area of Dhaka-Mymensingh railway road in Sreepur upazila.
Sreepur Railway Station Master Harunur Rashid said the woman jumped under a moving train with a 13-month-old girl under the Balaka Express train from Dhaka to Mymensingh at 7.30 am. The woman’s head was severed from her body and she died on the spot. The locals rescued the injured girl and took her to Sreepur Upazila Health Complex.
The identity of the dead mother and injured child is known. Upon receiving the news, the railway police recovered the body and sent it to the hospital morgue for autopsy. Mahmuda, a doctor at Sreepur Upazila Health Complex, said the child was sent to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital for advanced treatment with first aid.