Moulvibazar journo arrested in wife murder case – Countryside –

Published : Saturday, 5 December, 2020 at 8:57 PM
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Anujkanti Das

Police arrested a journalist at Sreemangal upazila in Moulvibazar district on Saturday afternoon allegedly for killing his wife.

Arrested Anujkanti Das is the Sreemangal correspondent of The Daily Ittefaq and a member of Sreemangal Press Club.

On November 29, Anujkanti’s wife Anita Rani Das, 25, died at Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College Hospital while she was undergoing treatment there.

Police sent the body to Moulvibazar Sadar Hospital morgue following a complaint of the deceased’s family.

The deceased’s father Dilip Das filed a murder case with Sreemangal Police Station on November 3 in this connection.

Police arrested Anujkanti from Purbasha residential area in the upazila on Saturday afternoon

Dilip Das alleged that Anujkanti often beat up his daughter and sent her back to his house.

He alleged that the in-laws beat up his daughter and sent to a private hospital. She, later, died on the way to Sylhet.

The Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Abdus Salek said a case was recorded on Friday in this regard.

After getting autopsy report and primary investigation, police arrested Anujkanti.