Two people stabbed to death in Natore, Cumilla

United News of Bangladesh | Published: 14:05, Jan 16,2020


An elderly woman and a man were stabbed to death by miscreants in Natore and Cumilla on early Thursday and Wednesday night.

In Natore, an elderly woman was stabbed to death allegedly by miscreants at Pargurudaspur in Gurudaspur upazila.

The deceased was Monwara Begum, 65, wife of Hatem Ali.

Anarul Islam, officer-in-charge of Gurudaspur police station, said miscreants swooped on the house of Monwara and stabbed her indiscriminately, leaving her injured.

Later, she was taken to a local hospital where doctors pronounced her dead.

In Cumilla, a man was stabbed to death allegedly by miscreants in Barura upazila on Wednesday night.

The deceased was Sharif Uddin Khan, 45, in-charge of Adda Complain Centre of Cumilla Polly Bidyut Shamity-1. He hailed from Sadar upazila of Sirajganj.

Miscreants broke into his house and stabbed him indiscriminately, said Iqbal Bahar Majumdar, inspector of Barura police station.

Later, Sharif was taken to Cumilla Medical College Hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.

The motive behind the killing could not be known yet.

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