A man named Harun Mia committed suicide after the murder of wife Meena Akhter in Nasirnagar of Brahmanbaria on Monday night. The incident took place at Aliyara village of Harinbazar union of Nasirnagar upazila. Police recovered the bodies of the couple in the morning.
Police and local sources said that only two months before the murder, Meena, daughter of Jamal Mia of Naharina village in Narsinagar was married off to the same district’s Husan Ali’s son Harun of Aliaara village. Since the wedding, there was animosity between them. On Monday afternoon the pair had an argument. Later, Harun hacked his wife Meena to death. After some time Harun stabbed himself in the chest and committed suicide.After receiving the information, police rushed to the spot and sent the bodies to the Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy. Nasirnagar Police Station Inspector (Investigation) Ranjan Kumar Ghosh said that five stab wounds were found in Meena’s body. Investigation of the incident is ongoing.