SHARIATPUR: A housewife was tortured to death allegedly by her in-laws at Charmalagao village in Damudya upazila on Thursday morning, reports UNB.
The victim was identified as Papia, 22, wife of expatriate Liton Chowkidar of the village.Deceased’s family members said Papia, daughter of Bhavatos Gannito of Gosairhat upazila, married Dubai expatriate Liton Chowkidar of Damudya upazila around three years back. Liton is now in Dubai.They have a two-year-old daughter. The family members used to torture Papia physically after marriage, they alleged.
Father Bhabotos Gannito said he came to know from a neighbour over aphone call—“if I want to see my girl, then come to Shariatpur Sadar Hospital as her girl was admitted there with a critical condition.”
On information, “I rushed to the hospital and found my girl in the morgue. The family members of her father-in-law have tortured to death, my girl. I want the capital punishment of the murder,” he demanded.
Dr Tofail Ahmed, duty doctor of Shariatpur Sadar Hospital, said Papia was taken to hospital as serious condition.