Housewife 'strangled' in Sirajganj
A housewife was strangulated to death allegedly by her husband in Salanga upazila of Sirajganj district early Thursday.
Deceased Jamila Khatun, 32, was the wife of Motaleb, a resident of Salanga village in the upazila. The couple were blessed with three children.
Local sources said Motaleb had developed an emotional relationship with a girl through Facebook and then, married her. Since then, Jamila had been staying at her father's home.
Jamila and his husband often locked into an altercation as their houses are adjacent to one another.
However, the family members found Jamila's body lying on the bed while her neck was wrapped with a scarf.
The deceased's father Shamser Ali alleged that Motaleb strangulated her daughter to death in a planned way intruding the house.
Salanga Police Station officer in-charge Tajul Huda said being informed, police recovered the body and sent it to Sirajganj Sadar Hospital morgue.
The reason behind the death is still sketchy and it will be cleared after completion of autopsy.