BENAPOLE: A man was hacked to death by his son-in-law in Sharsha upazila of the district on Tuesday. Police arrested three people, including son-in-law Tuhin, in connection with the murder.
The deceased was identified as Musa Biswas, 48, son of Moncher Biswas in Durgapur village of the Upazila.
According to police, Tuhin Mia, 25, son of Quddus Mia of the same village, got married to the daughter of the deceased Musa Biswas five years ago. They have a 5-year-old son in their family. They got divorced 2 months ago.
On Tuesday morning, when Musa went to bring his son Aryan, 4 from his grandfather’s house, there was a quarrel between the two parties.
At one stage, son-in-law Tuhin and his younger brother Ruhin stabbed his father-in-law with a sharp knife and seriously injured.
The relatives of the deceased rescued and took him to Sharsha Upazila Hospital, the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Sharsha Thana officer-in-charge (OC) Badrul Alam Khan confirmed the incident. He said Police recovered the body after inspecting the spot and sent it to Jashore General Hospital for autopsy. Police have arrested three persons in the name of son-in-law Tuhin Mia, his father Quddus Mia and Jamiruddin.