A young man has allegedly tried to kill himself after stabbing his newly married wife to death at Chak Farid Pramanikpara of Bogra town.
Police recovered the body of Fatema Khatun, 22, wife of Sujon Pramanik, 28, from their bedroom Wednesday morning and sent it to Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital for a post-mortem examination.
Inspector (Investigation) of Sadar police station Aslam Ali said Sujon married Fatema one month ago.
The newlywed couple went to bed after having their dinner on Tuesday night. ‘We suspected that Sujon stabbed Fatema to death with a sharp weapon and then tried to slit his own throat,’ the police officer said.
He added that they had admitted Sujon to the hospital under their custody.
In a separate incident, a housewife allegedly stabbed her husband to death at village Kahpukuria in Dupchanchia upazila of Bogra on Tuesday.
The police arrested Khadiza Khatun, 35, for killing her husband Shahidul Islam, 42, at the village.
Dupchanchia police officer-in-charge of Abdur Razzak said that Khadiza attacked Shahidul with a sharp weapon over a family feud Tuesday afternoon, leaving him critically injured.
He was rushed to Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries in the evening.
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