Domestic help stabbed to death by husband at employer’s house in Kafrul
A domestic help was stabbed to death allegedly by her husband at her employer's house in Dhaka's Kafrul area today (May 22, 2022).
The deceased was identified as Fatema Begum (27) wife of Mohammad Russel, a rickshaw puller in the area.
Kamrul Islam, inspector (Investigation) of Kafrul Police Station said the murder took place around 12:30pm at a residential building in Dhaka's Ibrahimpur.
Russel went to the house of her employer and rang the doorbell. As Fatema opened the door, he stabbed her in the abdomen and throat, leaving her dead on the spot, the police officer said quoting the victim's employer who witnessed the incident.
The man fled after the murder. Police are trying to arrest him, he added.
Police officials said the couple got married two months back and was together in their house just one hour before the incident.
Police are trying to find out the motive behind the killing, the inspector said.
The body was sent to Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College morgue for autopsy.