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Woman killed in clash during wedding

  • Our Correspondent
  • 3 December, 2022 12:00 AM
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KURIGRAM: A woman was killed and several others were injured during a clash between the two groups of bride and bridegroom in a marriage ceremony at Nageshwari upazila in Kurigram on Thursday.

The deceased was identified as Tohurun Nesa, a resident of Gulerhat village.

According to locals, Raisul Islam, a resident of Bhurungamari upazila, came to get married with Jasmin Akter of Gulerhat village. At one stage, the two groups locked into clash over the ornament of the bride in the evening, leaving several people injured.

Of the injured, Tohurun Nesa, grandmother of the bride, succumbed to her injuries on way to hospital.

Kochakata Police Station officer-in-charge (OC) Golam Mortaza said they have arrested 12 people, including the bridegroom, in a case filed over the clash.