Husband kills wife Deepa in Munshiganj

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Category : Mirkadim, Munshigonj

A woman was killed allegedly by her husband at South Courtgaon in the town on Sunday midnight.

The victim was identified as Halima Tanzin Deepa, 24, daughter of Abdur Rahman of Kosba village in Meerkadim municipality area.

Deepa was married off with Morshed Mizi, son of Mokbul Mizi of South Courtgaon five years ago.


Family sources said Morshed Mizi used to torture Deepa for dowry regularly and he strangled Deepa to death for dowry on the fateful night.

Abdur Rahman, father of the victim, alleged that he gave Tk 70,000 to his son-in-law Morshed Mizi before Eid-ul-Fitr as dowry.

Sadar thana OC Shahidul Islam said Morshed Mizi took Deepa to Munshiganj general hospital where the attending doctor declared her dead at midnight. Later, he fled the hospital leaving the body of Deepa.

Meanwhile, Morshed’s family claimed that Deepa committed suicide by hanging herself.

The body was sent to hospital morgue for autopsy.

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