Bangladeshi convicted for illegal entry, hangs self

Hyderabad: A convict, hailing from Bangladesh, on Saturday allegedly committed suicide at the Chanchalguda Central Prison here.

Hyderabad: A convict, hailing from Bangladesh, on Saturday allegedly committed suicide at the Chanchalguda Central Prison here.
Ripon alias Mohammad (25) allegedly hanged himself using his clothes from the ventilator of a toilet late last evening.

"He attempted suicide by hanging himself from the toilet ventilator. Jail officials tried to save him and immediately took him to a hospital. However, he died," a senior jail official told.

Ripon was arrested by Shahinayathgunj police here on January 31 on the charge of entering the country illegally. On July 23, a local court convicted and sentenced him to two years` imprisonment.

Further investigation is on.

PTI

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