Man arrested for killing wife in Moulvibazar
A man was arrested today for allegedly killing his wife and burying the body in the backyard of his house 36 days ago, at the Partolekha Tea Garden in Kamolganj upazila of Moulvibazar.
The deceased Suchitra Shabdakar was allegedly murdered by her husband Subash Bauri, reports our Moulvibazar correspondent.
Police recovered the body today after the victim's daughter gave a statement regarding the murder.
"My mother died after my father hit her with an axe. Later, he buried her in the backyard of our house," said Shima, the deceased's daughter.
"After the matter came to light, locals apprehended Subash and informed the police. During primary interrogation, he confessed to killing his wife," said Kamolganj Police Station Officer-in-Charge Yardus Hasan.
"Suchitra went missing on June 22. Further details can be shared after the autopsy," he added.