A woman was chopped to death by miscreants at Kuchiyamora village in Sirajdikhan upazila in broad day light Sunday. The deceased was identified as Jahanara Begum, 38, mother of three children and wife of Shafiuddin, a Bangladesh expatriate in Kuwait.
Police said a gang of miscreants entered the house of Jahanara at around 12 noon when all the inmates went out of the house.
They took her to her bed room tactfully from kitchen when she was cutting vegetables and chopped her to death.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to hospital morgue for autopsy. The reason behind the killing could not be known immediately.
A case was filed.