SYLHET: A 26-year-old housewife was tortured to death allegedly by her husband and in-laws over dowry at Jalalpur in the district on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Shilpi Begum, wife of Abdur Rafik of Moglabazar upazila.
On Tuesday, Rafik along with others beat Shilpi up mercilessly for bringing Tk 2 lakh from her father.
At one stage, she fell sick and died on the spot.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to the local hospital morgue. Police are trying to arrest the husband and brother-in-law of Shilpi, said OC.