Dhaka, Sep. 13: Three people including a couple were hacked to death at Shibpur upazila in Narshidi district on early Sunday. The deceased have been identified as Nazma Begum (45), Tajul Islam (58) and his wife Monwara Begum(45). Nazma Begum was the wife of Badal Mia.
Police sources said Badal Mia, a tenant of Tazul Islam, hacked his wife around 4 am after an heated talk that occurred between them. Hearing her screaming Badal’s 18-year-old son Nadim tried to save her mother, but he also received injuries.
When the house owners Tajul Islam and his wife Manwara Begum rushed there, Badal also hacked the couplebrutally. The injured were immediately sent to Narsingdi Sadar Hospital where doctor declared Nazma and Monwara dead. Taijul was shifted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Shibpur Model Police Station officer in-charge Molla Azizur Rahman said Badal had been arrested.