Man tries to commit suicide killing wife in Bogra
Police recovered the slaughtered body of a woman from her house at Chakfarid area of Bogra district town on Wednesday morning.
Police also caught injured Sujan Mia, 22, husband of victim Fatema Akter, 19, from the house.
Bogra Thana in-charge Aslam Ali said, Sujan got married to Fatema only 22 days ago. He slaughtered Fatema with a sharp weapon sometime at night.
After killing her, Sujan tried to kill himself by the same weapon.
Sensing this, Sujan's grandmother locked him inside the room and informed the neighbours.
Being informed by the neighbours, police rushed to the spot around 8am and found that injured Sujan was lying on the bed beside the body.
Police sent the body to Bogra Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital morgue and admitted Sujan there for treatment.
The reason behind the killing could not be known yet, said Aslam Ali.