Sajjad’s drug addiction, physical and mental abuse pushed Sahana to suicide: Charge sheet

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Sahana and husband Sajjad

Kozhikode: Sajjad, husband of deceased actress and model Sahana, has been charged with abetment to suicide in the death of his wife.

Police submitted the charge sheet with the Judicial First Class Magistrate Court in Kozhikode.

The charge sheet says that Sajjad used to repeatedly torture Sahana physically and emotionally. Sahana was pushed to suicide after being attacked by him even on her birthday and due to his incessant use of drugs. The report also says that the couple got into a fight on the morning of the day Sahana suicided.

The notes retrieved from Sahana’s diary turned into crucial evidence in the case. Sahana was found dead in the couple’s rented quarters in Kozhikode on May 13.

(Suicide is not a solution to any problem. Please seek the help of a mental health expert if you are under distress. Contact toll free number: 1056)

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