Police arrested a man from Kotalipara in Gopalganj for killing his wife over dowry on Wednesday.
Tarun Baidya, son of Becharam Baidya, killed his wife Doli Baidya around 8pm Tuesday, Kotalipara OC Mohammad Kamrul Faruque confirmed to the Dhaka Tribune.
“Tarun used to torture my daughter for dowry. When she refused to pay him, Tarun started torturing her,” Paresh Modhu, father of the victim, said.
The couple had a three-month old daughter.