A man has been accused of hacking his wife to death at Sirajdikhan in Munshiganj. Police recovered Masuma Akter’s body from Icchapura, Sirajdikhan on Friday morning.
Masuma, 35, was the wife of Amzad Ali, 42, of that area.
Sirajdikhan police OC Yardous Hasan said that Amzad had fled after the incident.
Mehedi Hasan, 12, son of the deceased, told bdnews24.com, “My father was a drug addict and he often beat up my mother. He attacked her with sharp weapons on Thursday night. Mother died afterwards.”
OC Hasan said, “She was apparently attacked on the head and neck with a sharp weapon. The body has been sent to Munshiganj General Hospital for autopsy.”
Police are on the search for Amzad.