A big fan of Indian national cricket team from Jamalpur in Bangladesh has committed suicide after his favourite team’s humiliating defeat at the hands of their arch-rivals Pakistan in the final match of the ICC 2017 Champions Trophy in The Oval. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ ভারত হারায় আত্মহত্যা করলেন এক বাংলাদেশি!]
It has been learnt that the person who commited suicide was Bidyut, aged 25, and was son of Anisur Rahman of Shang Gate area and a food vendor. He himself by jumping in front of a moving train.
Government Railway Police station Office-in-Charge (OC) Nasirul Islam said,”Disheartened by the match result, Bidyut committed suicide by jumping in front of a running train on Sunday night.”
In the Champions Trophy final, Virat Kohli’s men, despite going into the match as top favourites to lift the title, faced a stunning defeat of 180 runs. Batting first, Pakistan posted a mammoth total of 338 runs for the loss of 4 wickets. In reply, Kohli and Co were bundled out for just 158 runs.