A woman has been hacked to death over a land dispute in Mohichile village of Chandina upazila.
The deceased was identified as Shilpi Rani Das, 38, wife of Ranjit Das of the village.
M Ali Mahmud, officer-in charge of Chandina police station, said Shilpi got into an altercation with her brother-in law’s son Samir Das over a piece of land. At one stage, Samir hacked Shilpi and her husband Ranjit with a lethal weapon on Wednesday at 8:30am, leaving them critically injured.
Later, they were rushed to Chandina Upazila Health Complex where Shilpi succumbed to her injuries.
Locals caught Samir and handed him over to police.
A case filing was under process, added the OC.