Tuesday, 17 May, 2022
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Woman strangled ‘by husband’ in Ctg

CHATTOGRAM: A 25-year old woman was suffocated to death allegedly by her husband over a family feud at Bashbaria union of Sitakunda upazila in Chattogram district on Friday night, reports BSS.

The deceased was identified as Amena Begum, wife of Md Russel of Jamalpur district. Hearing the sound of crying of the couple’s  two-year old child, neighbours came out and saw their house locked from outside.

They broke the lock of the house and found the body lying in the room. Their child was next to the body.

Later, they informed police. On Saturday morning, police recovered the body and sent it to Chattogram Medical College Hospital for autopsy.

Ashraful Karim, assistant superintendent of police (Sitakunda Circle), said Russel might have killed his wife. Legal action will be taken in this regard, he added.