Husband arrested over Gowainghat triple muder

20 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

SYLHET: Police have arrested Hifzur Rahman in connection to murder of his wife and two children in Gowainghat  upazila of Sylhet.

Police showed Hafizur, who was undergoing treatment at Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital, arrested on Saturday noon, reports UNB.

Superintendent of Police Farid Uddin Ahmed said Hifzur will be discharged from the hospital on Sunday and then will be produced to a court. Police will seek remand for him to investigate about the case, he added.

On Wednesday, police recovered the bodies of Hafizur’s wife Alima Begum (30), two children Mizan (10), and Tanisha (3), from their house in Binnakandi.

Injured Hifuzar was rescued from the house and the admitted to Osmani Medical College Hospital.

Alima Begum's father Ayub Ali filed a murder case with Gowainghat police station without mentioning name of any accused.

A senior police official involved in the investigation said on condition of anonymity that Hifzur Rahman was behaving suspiciously from the beginning.

Superintendent of police Farid Uddin told reporters that the police are investigating  the murder incident focusing two issues – Hifzur’s property related enmity with his uncle and Hifzur’s dispute with his wife regarding his sister-in-law.