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Female UP member hacked to death in Narayanganj

  • Published at 01:03 pm June 26th, 2019
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Police suspect that she might have been killed over previous enmity

A female union parishad member was hacked to death by unknown assailants, in Rupganj upazila on Wednesday morning. 

The deceased, Beauty Akter Kutti, 32, was a reserved seat member of wards 7, 8, and 9 of Kayetpara union. 

Rupganj police station OC Mahmudul Hasan said: “Beauty went out on her usual morning walk near Chanpara, and Pashchimgaon area early in the morning.

“Local pedestrians spotted her dead body lying in a pool of blood at Pashchimgaon area, and informed the police.” 

Police recovered the body and sent it to a local hospital morgue for autopsy. The body bore injury marks on her head, and neck. 

Police suspect that she might have been killed over previous enmity.

Narayanganj Additional Superintendent of Police (Crime) Abdullah Al Mamun said: “The details of the murder are not yet clear, and it requires proper investigation. We are working on uncovering the mystery, and soon apprehend the culprits.”