Couple found dead in Thakurgaon
Published: 01:19 PM, 9 February 2021 Updated: 02:14 PM, 9 February 2021
Police have recovered the bodies of a couple from the banks of Tangan river at Barunagaon Hajibasti area in Thakurgaon Sadar Upazila on Tuesday morning.
They are Saizul Islam, 40, son of late Tobarak Ali of Akcha Kazipara area of the city and his wife Asma Begum, 35.
Thakurgaon Sadar Police Station OC Tanvirul Islam said that police recovered the decapitated bodies of Saizul from the west bank of the Tangan River and Asma from the east bank.
Signs of poison were found on Saizul's mouth. He was initially thought to have committed suicide by poisoning.
Police suspected that the incident took place due to a family dispute.
Meanwhile, the bodies have been sent to the morgue of Thakurgaon Adhunik Sadar Hospital for autopsy and preparations are underway to file a case in this regard, the OC said.