ACC director’s wife dies after ‘setting herself on fire’

Bangla Tribune Report
Published : 16:20, Sep 12, 2019 | Updated : 16:22, Sep 12, 2019

The wife of an Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) director has died after allegedly setting herself on fire at her home in Dhaka’s Uttara.
The deceased Taniya Ishrat, the wife of ACC Director Mohammad Yousuf died at the Combined Military Hospital while undergoing treatment on Thursday (Sept 12), confirmed Dhaka Metropolitan Police Uttara Zone Deputy Commissioner Nabid Kamal Shoibal.
“After speaking to her family we learnt that she has been mentally imbalanced for a long time and set herself on fire on Wednesday (Sept 11),” he said.
DC Kamal added that the deceased family hasn’t filed a complaint over the matter yet.