A woman was stabbed to death allegedly by her son over a family feud at Tamai Kaliapara in Belkuchi upazila on Tuesday.
The victim was identified as Nargis Begum, 48, wife of Korban Ali of the village.
Quoting witnesses, Anwarul Islam, officer-in-charge of Belkuchi Police Station, said Yasin Ali, 17, younger son of Qurban Ali, picked up a quarrel with his mother over a family feud in the afternoon.
At one stage, Yasin stabbed his mother indiscriminately, leaving her dead on the spot.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to hospital morgue.
Yasin went into hiding after the murder.