Woman killed in Kushtia, ex-husband held

A woman was hacked to death by miscreants at Khoksar Helalpur village in Kushtia. Police recovered the body of 40-year-old Sabina Yasmin from her residence at about 11:30 pm on Thursday.

Police also detained her ex-husband Badsha Ali Kha for interrogation.

19-year-old son of the deceased--Badhon Hossen-- filed a case against his father as well as a few others over the incident.

According to Badhon, his parents got separated six to seven years ago. A case is under consideration at family court. His parents had dispute going on.

According to case statement, miscreants stabbed Sabina Yasmin to dead at some point of the night. Then, cover the body under a blanket.

The body was sent to Kushtia General Hospital morgue. Police are investigating the case, said ABM Mehedi Masud, officer-in-charge of Khoksa Police Station.