Several injury marks were found on the victim's head and neck
A middle-aged woman was hacked to death in Chandranagar village of Singair upazila on Thursday night.
Sources said, the deceased Firoza Begum, 45, was the wife of a Bangladeshi expat working in Bahrain, and a mother of two sons and a daughter. All of her children were married off.
Singair police station OC Khandakar Imam Hossain said, the woman used to live alone in her house. On Thursday night an assailant infiltrated the house, and hacked her to death.
Upon information from locals, police recovered the body the next morning, and sent it to Manikganj 250 Bed District Hospital for autopsy.
Police sources said, the victim's head and neck bore several injury marks from sharp weapons, and the reason for her murder couldn't be ascertained yet. A case will be filed in connection with the incident.