A woman was killed allegedly over a family feud at Monoharpur village in Sadar upazila of the district on Saturday night.
The victim, Rosy Khatun, 45, was wife of Amin Uddin of the village.
Meanwhile, police detained deceased Rosy’s elder son Ranju’s wife Rukaiya Khatun, 22, for interrogation the same night.
Sadar Police Station OC Obaidul Haque said hearing screams villagers went to Rosy’s house around 7:00pm, rescued her and took her to Pabna Medical College Hospital where the doctors declared her dead.
Police sent the body to the hospital for autopsy.No case was lodged in this regard as of filing of this report around 6:00pm yesterday, the OC said.
Victim’s brother Idris Ali said, “There was feud between Rosy and Rukaiya over different family issues for long. Rukaiya with the help of her family members might have hacked his sister when everyone were busy in taking Iftar.”