Woman hacked to death in Narayanganj
A woman was hacked to death at Kalagachhia village, under Araihazar upazila of Narayanganj, this afternoon.
The deceased was Halima Begum (55), reports our correspondent quoting police.
"Halima went to stop a fight between her son-in-law Hasan Ali and his brother Imam Ali. Imam Ali, at one point, hacked Halima with a machete," Sub-inspector Safiuddin of Gopaldi Police Investigation Centre under Araihazar Police Station, told The Daily Star.
"Her family members took her to the upazila health complex in a critical condition and from there to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, where on-duty doctors declared her dead," said the SI.
"Halima's body has been kept at the DMCH morgue for autopsy. A case will be filed. We are conducting drives to arrest the accused," SI Safiuddin added.