Police recovered the throat-slit body of an elderly woman from Roghunathpur area in Homna upazila of the district yesterday.
The deceased, Punno Rani, 55, was wife of Tufan Chandra Barman of the area.
Victim’s elder son Shambhu Chandra Barman said after returning he did not found her mother there.
Later, family members looked for her in every possible place but could not find her.
Villagers spotted her throat-slit body yesterday.
Punno’s younger son Uzzal Barman alleged that they filed a general diary (GD) against one of their neighbours for attacking them and the latter had been pressuring them to withdraw the complaint.