Woman attempts self-immolation due to family unrest, husband absconding

Siliguri, 15th July: Sensation prevailed after a woman committed suicide due to family unrest. The incident surfaced from the Chhobavita area of Fulbari No. 2 Gram panchayat under NJP police station.

According to local sources, Bhogmati Roy, daughter of Hemcharan Roy of Ambari area under ​​Rajganj block, married Sadhin alias Mithu Roy, son of Meghlal Roy from Fulbari Chobavita area, three years ago.

The family members of the deceased alleged that the in-laws of their daughter used to physically and mentally abuse her for a long time. Although an arbitration meeting was held with the local panchayat Pradhan several times, no solution was found. Bhogmati attempted self-immolation on Monday. She was rescued and rushed to North Bengal Medical College and Hospital, from where she was later taken to a nursing home in Siliguri. Unfortunately, she succumbed to her burn injuries today.

Meanwhile, the family of the deceased lodged a written complaint at the NJP police station against the in-laws of their daughter. Based on the allegation, the Police arrested the deceased’s father-in-law, mother-in-law, and brother-in-law. Meanwhile, her husband is absconding since the incident. Police have launched search operations to nab him.

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