BHOLA: A mentally imbalanced woman allegedly slaughtered her two-year-old daughter at Sadar upazila in the district on Sunday.
The incident occurred in Cheuakhali area in Dhania union in the upazila on Sunday morning.Police and family sources said Tania Begum, wife of Sabuj, has been suffering from mental disease for long.
She allegedly slaughtered her daughter Taiyeba Islam this morning when her husband went out for work.
Later, Tania with the throat-slit body of the daughter in her lap went to the room of her mother-in-law.
Tania confessed that she slaughtered Taiyeba with machete.
Sadar Model Police Station officer-in-charge (OC) Enayet Hossain said they arrested Tania and recovered the machete.
Police recovered the body and sent it to Sadar Hospital morgue.Deceased’s father filed a murder case with the Police Station in this connection.