Unidentified criminals stabbed a housewife to death at her house in Sadar upazila yesterday.
The deceased, Jhorna Mondal, 42, wife of Dulal Mondal of Pashchim Gangabordi village, was mother two children.
Locals said the incident occurred yesterday afternoon when Dulal, a mason, and his children were not present at home.
Villagers, spotted Jhorna’s body around 2:30pm and informed the police, who recovered the body and sent it to Faridpur Medical College Hospital for autopsy.
Sub Inspector (SI) of Sadar Police Station Belal Hossian said victim’s body bore several marks of stab injuries on the head, neck and back.
They were trying to find the motive behind the murder and arrest the killers, the SI said.