A ‘mentally ill and drug addict’ son has allegedly killed his mother and grandmother.
The incident took place in village Nauda in Jhenaidah on early Friday.
The deceased were Marjina Khatun, 55, a teacher of Maheshpur Government Girls School, and her mother Shamsunnahar, 70 of the village.
Rashedul Alam, officer-in-charge of Maheshpur Police Station, said, ‘Imran Hossain, 26, a mentally retarded son of Marjina used to torture Marjina and Shamsunnahar.’
Imran had an altercation with his mother and grandmother at around 2:00am.
At one stage, Imran stabbed Marjina and Shamsunnahar, leaving them critically injured, the OC said adding that they were taken to Jashore Medical College Hospital where the duty doctors declared them dead.
Police had arrested Imran in this connection.
Marjina used to live at her parents’ residence as she got divorced with her husband in 2004.
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