Man strangled wife-daughter to death
Published: 10:40 PM, 15 January 2020
It has been alleged that a man strangled his wife-daughter to death and tried to kill his elder daughter also in Mymensingh. The killings took place on Wednesday evening at Fakirbari in the city's Khagdahar area.
Deceased are Ruma Akhter, wife of Shafiqul Islam Shahin and their daughter Nafia Akhter. Local timber businessman Shafiqul Islam Shahin is a resident of Khagadahar Fakirbari in the city.
Kotwali Model Police Station OC Mahmudul Islam said, Shafiqul strangled his wife-daughter to death and tried to kill his elder daughter Labonno as she saw to kill her mother and sister. Locals come forward after hearing the shout of Labonno but Shahin fled.
He added that the injured Labonno was admitted to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital and the bodies of the two were rescued and sent to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital morgue. The murder is believed to have taken place following a family dispute.