Man arrested for killing friend over marrying ex-wife
Police today arrested the prime accused from Khulna in connection with a case filed over killing his friend in Mongla of Bagerhat yesterday.
Arrestee Md Maruf Hossain, 35, was arrested around 8:00pm from Koyra in Khulna, our Bagerhat correspondent reports.
The arrest was made after deceased Md Shaheen's elder sister Khadiza Begum filed a murder case against Maruf as the prime accused and four to five other people at noon today.
Maruf, a resident of Koyra upazila, used to live in a rented house at Chharabari in Mongla town.
Mongla Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Monirul Islam confirmed the incident.
Shaheen was stabbed to death around 8:00 pm last night allegedly by Maruf following a feud over the marriage of his (Maruf) divorced wife -- Nadira.
Shaheen married Nadira one and a half years ago. Since then, Maruf had been threatening Shaheen at different times, according to Shaheen's family.