Mother jumps under train, ‘kills' self and son

Prothom Alo English Desk | Update:


A woman and her son died as she allegedly jumped before a running train with the kid at Dhamail in Gafargaon upazila of Mymensingh on Tuesday morning.

The deceased are Liza Akhter, 25, wife of Rajib Mondal of Dhalibari in the upazila, and their son Yeasin, 3, reports UNB.

Quoting locals, M Abdul Mannan Farazi, officer-in-charge of Mymensingh Railway police station, said Liza along with her son leapt in front of Dhaka-bound ‘Jamuna Express’ train from Mymensingh around 6:15am, leaving them dead on the spot.

On information, police recovered the bodies, the OC said, adding that Liza might have chosen the extreme path following a family feud.

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