A woman was killed allegedly by her brother-in law at Anandopur under Mollakandi union in Munshiganj on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Nuri Begum, 36, wife of Dulu Miah of the village.
Locals said Nuri Begum had been locked in an altercation with her brother-in-law Khorshed Mia on Tuesday over a land dispute. At one stage, Khorshed along with his associates beat her severely.
Later, the locals rushed her to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where she succumbed to injuries.
A case was filed by Dulu Mia, husband of the deceased against Khorshed Miah and ten other people.