Abu Mohsin Khan, father-in-law of Film Actor Riaz, committed suicide by shooting himself in the head with a pistol on Facebook Live. He made the incident at his home in Dhanmondi on Wednesday night.
OC of Dhanmondi Police Station Ikram Ali Mia confirmed the information. He said Abu Mohsin Khan used to live in a flat of house No. 25, Road No. 7, Dhanmondi. He shot himself in the head with his licensed pistol at around 10:15 pm.
Abu Mohashin came to Facebook live and said, “I am 58 years old. My only son lives in Australia. I live alone at home. Son, daughter, wife, whatever I do for them, no one is really for anyone.”
Mohashin said he was a cancer patient and had no business to operate anymore.
He cited a friend of his named Kamruzzaman Babu and alleged he embezzled Tk23-25 lakh from Mohashin.
“So far I’ve lost TK5.2 crore to fraud,” said Mohashin.
Riaz’s father-in-law expressed his frustration questioning why people are so dishonest.
He was seen shooting himself in the head afterwards.
Upon receiving the news, senior officers of the Ramna division of the police went to the spot. The body was in the flat around 10:30 pm, police officials said. They could not immediately say why Abu Mohsin Khan committed suicide.