A man reportedly tried to commit suicide after killing his wife over a family feud in Sardarganj Sultan Market area of Gazipur City Corporation on Monday morning.
The deceased was identified as Mohsina Akter, 30, wife of Shariful Alam, 35, both of them were working in a local garment factory, hailing from the area.Quoting locals, sub-inspector of Kashimpur police station Dipongkar Ray said, "Shariful slaughtered his wife to death with a sharp weapon during a brawl in the morning”.
"Later, Shariful stabbed his own neck with a knife in an apparent attempt to take his own life," he said.
He further added that after receiving the news, the police went to the spot and recovered the body while Shariful was taken to a hospital.
A preparation is underway to take legal action in this regard, the SI said.