Woman beaten dead; husband held
A woman was beaten to death allegedly by her husband in Galachipa upazila of Patuakhali district on Saturday.
Deceased Jasmine Begum, 30, was the wife of Nur Jamal Mir, a resident Joymanik village in the upazila.
However, police detained Jamal in this connection.
Quoting locals, Galachipa Police Station officer in-charge Shawkat Anwar said the couple had long been in conjugal dispute.
Sequel to the dispute, an altercation took place between them this morning. At one stage, Jamal beaten his wife Jasmine to death.
Being informed, police recovered the body and detained Jamal from the house, he added.