A housewife was strangled to death allegedly by her husband over family feud in Bandho Dakpara area at Keraniganj in Dhaka on Friday night.
The deceased was identified as Firoza Begum, 18, wife of Saddam Hossain.
Quoting family members, sub-inspector Amirul Islam of Keraniganj Model Police Station, said that Firoza, who married Saddam eight months back, locked into an altercation with her husband over a trivial matter
At one stage, Saddam strangled Firoza around 9:30pm, the police said quoting family members.
Soon after the incident, Saddam fled away from home, said the SI.
On information, the police recovered the body from the bedroom and sent it to Mitford Medical College Hospital morgue for postmortem examination.
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