Woman beaten to death ‘by husband’ – Countryside –

Published : Friday, 25 December, 2020 at 10:31 PM
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Woman beaten to death ‘by husband’

A woman was beaten to death allegedly by her husband at Mohammadpur upazila in Magura district on Friday evening

Deceased Monira Khatun, 18, was the wife of Zia Munshi of Raipura village under Babukhali union in the upazila.

Local sources said they got married four months ago. Since then, they had been at loggerheads over various issues. 

Following an altercation, Zia beat Monira with a stick, leaving her dead on the spot.

However, he went into hiding soon after the incident.

Mohammadpur Police Station officer in-charge Tarek Bishwas being informed, police recovered the body and sent it to Magura Sadar Hospital morgue.