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N'ganj man commits suicide after killing wife

  • Published at 05:38 pm July 3rd, 2019
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The deceased, Bachchu Mia, 60, a grocer, allegedly strangled his wife, Muktaja Begum, 55, to death over a family dispute

A man took his own life after reportedly killing wife in Sonargaon upazila, Narayanganj on Tuesday night.

The deceased, Bachchu Mia, 60, a grocer, allegedly strangled his wife, Muktaja Begum, 55, to death over a family dispute.

According to locals, Bachchu was addicted to gambling causing regular marital dispute between the couple. On Tuesday night, Bachchu reportedly strangled Muktaja to death using a pillow. Later, he hanged himself from the ceiling.

Sonargaon police station OC Moniruzzaman said: "We sent the bodies to Narayanganj General Hospital mortuary for autopsy. The couple’s son, Sharif Mia filed two cases in the incident.”