A woman was held on Saturday following the recovered the body of her husband from a pond at Telipara area in Barabkunda union under Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram.
The deceased was identified as Joynal Abedin, 30, a fruit vendor and resident of the area.Police detained Joynal's wife Lima Akhter,25, in connection with the murder
Sitakunda Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abul Kalam Azad said that police recovered the body from the pond after being informed from National Hotline Number 999.
"The body had multiple stab injury marks and the private part of the victim was cut off," said the OC.
Police sent the body to Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) for an autopsy.