Woman hacked to death by husband


A woman named Rahima Khatun, 47, died at the hands of her husband in Katiadi upazila of Kishoreganj district. Police have arrested the killer's husband in the incident.

The incident took place at Pong Masua Munsipara village in Masua union of Katiadi upazila. The deceased were identified as wife of Ratan Miah of Munshipara village and daughter of late Malur Miah of Betal village under the same union. She is the mother of two sons and two daughters.

According to police and family sources, Rahima Khatun ate seheri on Sunday morning and went to bed after prayers.  Later, her husband suddenly started stabbing Rahima in the throat and nose and mouth with random home-made photos. 

At that time, the youngest daughter Maria screamed and went to stop her father, but Ratan also injured her. Later, the locals came to know about the incident and informed the police. Police inspected the spot.