A woman has been killed allegedly by her husband for dowry at Parbisnupur village in Narail’s Kalia upazila.
The deceased was Tamanna Khatun, 20, daughter of Akter Mollah of Khorria village.
Quoting the victim’s family members, police said Shipon Sheik, son of Rubel Sheik of the village, used to torture Tamanna for dowry since their marriage three years ago.
On Friday midnight, the couple locked in an altercation over the issue.
At one stage of altercation, Shipon beat Tamanna mercilessly, leaving her seriously injured.
Later, neighbours rescued the victim and sent her to a local hospital, where doctors declared her dead.