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Woman calls police after killing husband

  • Published at 01:23 am September 24th, 2019
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The detainee, Maleka Begum, 27, third wife of Shariful Islam, 40, hacked him to death over some marital disputes and later informed the police confessing to her crime

Police arrested a woman on Monday for hacking her husband to death in Bogula of Sadar upazila, Thakurgaon.

According to the sources, the detainee, Maleka Begum, 27, third wife of Shariful Islam, 40, hacked him to death over some marital disputes and later informed the police confessing to her crime. Shariful, was accused in two Women and Child Repression Prevention Act cases, filed by two of his wives including Maleka, for domestic violence. And Maleka too was accused in one of the cases with Shariful, filed by his second wife.

Speaking to Dhaka Tribune, Maleka Begum said, she killed her husband accidentally while trying to save herself from Shariful's abuse.

Sadar police station OC Ashikur Rahman said: "We sent the dead body to Thakurgaon morgue for autopsy. A case in under process."