Murder-suicide in Joypurhat

Dhaka,  Tue,  22 August 2017
Published : 14 Oct 2016, 14:08:00

Man ‘kills self’ after ‘killing’ wife in Joypurhat

A man allegedly committed suicide after killing his wife over family feud at Hatubhanga village in Joypurhat Sadar upazila early Friday.

The deceased were identified as Abdul Hamid, 48 and his wife Nasima Akter Parveen, 39, of the village.

Quoting family members Farid Hossain, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police station, said Abdul Hamid strangled his wife to death at one stage of altercation some time at night.

Later he committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of his house.

When Rakib, son of Abdul Hamid and a class VII student, went to their room in the morning he found his father’s body hanging from the ceiling and his mother’s body lying on the floor.

On information, police recovered the bodies around 7 am and sent those to sadar hospital morgue for autopsy, according to a news agency.


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