Police recovered the body of a woman from her house in Sheikhghat Kalapara area in Sylhet city yesterday.
The deceased was identified as Rajna Chowdhury, 20, wife of truck driver Laksman Das, said Selim Miah, officer-in-charge of Kotwali Police Station.
Rajna and Laksman got married a month ago and were living with Rajna'a parents, police said.
“They had a quarrel last night, and this afternoon when my wife came home after work, she found Rajna's body in the bedroom,” said Subhash Chandra Chowdhury, the victim's father.
On information, police recovered the body, which bore several injury marks.
“We suspect she was murdered by her husband, who is on the run,” Subhash added.
The body was sent to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College morgue for autopsy.