Girl 'strangled after rape' in B’baria
A girl was reportedly strangled after rape by his brother-in-law in Sadar upazila of Brahmanbaria on Wednesday night.
Deceased Tamanna Akhter, 15, was a resident of Shalgaon village in the upazila.
Srimiti Akther, elder sister of the deceased, said she became unconscious after drinking mango juice offered by her husband Naeem Islam, 27, around 9.30 pm. After waking up this (Thursday) morning, Srimiti saw the blood stained body of her younger sister inside the room.
Naeem strangulated Tamanna after rape, she alleged.
However, Naeem went into hiding after the incident.
Police recovered the body at noon and sent it to Brahmanbaria Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy, said Brahmanbaria Sadar Police Station officer-in-charge Mohammad Selim Uddin.