Man held for ‘attempt to kill’ wife in Chattogram

13 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Chattogram: A man was arrested in a case filed for attempting to kill his wife by pouring kerosene at GEC residential area in the port city on Thursday, reports UNB.

The arrestee Arshadul Alam, son of Abdul Malek of the area, got married to Tasnim Saida in 2009 and since them there had been longstanding family feud over an extra-marital affair of the husband, said Abul Kashem Bhuiya, officer-in-charge of Panchlaish Police Station.

On Thursday night, Arshadul picked up a quarrel with his wife over the same issue and beat her up mercilessly.