Rajshahi freelancer found dead after posting ‘suicide note’ on Facebook

Case of unnatural death filed by family

On Tuesday, the hanged body of a freelancer was found in his home in Rajshahi’s Hosenigonj district.

Police found the body of 35-year-old Anarul Islam Tutul after being briefed by his family around 11 a.m.

Tutul may have committed suicide in the early hours of the morning, Boalia’s OC Nibaran Chandra Burman police station said, adding that Tutul spoke to his wife around 1 a.m.

The body was sent to Rajshahi Medical College for an autopsy.

“We learned that he was very heavily in debt,” said the OK.

“Before his death, Tutul posted a long status on his Facebook account in which he claimed to have made a lot of money through his freelance work, but later to be in debt due to his illness,” said OC Nibaran.

Tutul also said on his social media post that he was frustrated that the owner of an IT institute had not given him Tk17-Lakh, the police officer added.

“Tutul’s family has filed charges of unnatural death in this regard. More information will be available after we get the autopsy report, ”he said.

July 3, 2021