Man beats ‘wife to death for dowry’

Our Correspondent

24 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

COX’s BAZAR: A woman has been beaten to death by her husband at Pekua upazila in the district on Wednesday for dowry.

Deceased Salma Begum, 17, of Bharuakhali village in Barbakia union under the upazila.

She died on Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) around 4:15 am on Wednesday while undergoing treatment there.

On Saturday night, she received injures as her husband beat her for dowry.

She was, first, rushed to Pekua Upazila Health Complex and, later, shifted to CMCH.