Couple takes poison in Jhenaidah, husband dies
A couple at Shailakupa upazila in Jhenaidah district took poison on Friday night over family feud.
Saiful Islam, 65, of Baliadanga village died at Shailakupa Upazila Health Complex and his wife Laili, 60, is undergoing treatment in critical condition, said Shailakupa Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Jahangir Alam.
Their daughter Merina Khatun said her parents often quarreled with each other over family issues.
On Friday night, Saiful took poison and following the husband, Laili too took it.
Neighbours rushed them to the Upazila Health Complex where Saiful died at midnight.