Housewife killed after rape in Jashore

Our Correspondent

6 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

JASHORE: A housewife was raped and killed by miscreants in Kuchalia village under Manirampur upazila of the district on Monday.

The deceased was identified as Devi Tikedar, 32, wife of Piyush Tikedar, a day labourer of Kuchalia village of the upazila.

Police recovered the body from the bank of the Mukunda Sardar’s fish enclosure at Kuchalia village in the upazila on Monday. She was stabbed on her chest, chin and knees.

Locals said she was killed after being raped.

Police recovered the body from the spot and sent it to Jashore General Hospital for autopsy.

Manirampur Police Station Inspector (Investigation) Sikdar Matiar Rahman said, “We recovered the body and sent it to the morgue for autopsy. She was raped by miscreants.”

However, details can be confirmed after the autopsy. Police are investigating the incident.

No one was arrested in this incident, OC added.