A man was stabbed to death at Barabkunda area of Sitakunda upazila in Chattogram on Saturday.
The deceased is Joynal Abedin, 30, of Barabkunda area in Sitakunda, said officials.
Police recovered the body of Joynal from a pond at Barabkunda area on Saturday morning, said Abul Kalam Azad, officer-in-charge of Sitakunda police station.
The body bored several stab marks and the private part of the victim was cut off, the police officer said.
Police detained Joynal’s wife, Lima Akhter, 25, in this connection following some information given by the neighbours, he said.
Joynal used to sell fruits in Chattogram city’s Halishahar area, the OC said.
The body was sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital for post-mortem examination, he added.
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