The police recovered the bodies of husband and wife from a house in the district town of Noakhali. Two dead bodies were recovered from the second floor of the Kochi doctor’s house in Bashundhara Colony in the city around 9 am today.
The deceased are Mehdi Hasan Shubo (22) and his wife Tamanna Islam (16).
According to the police, the murder took place around 7 am on Monday. It is believed that the husband killed his wife by slitting her throat. Then hanged himself. Police went to the spot after receiving information from the local residents. At that time, the body of the wife was found on the bed. A knife used in the murder is seen lying next to him. Also, the dead body of the husband is seen hanging from the fan above the bed.
District Superintendent of Police (SP) Mohammad Asaduzzaman said, ‘The bodies of husband and wife have been recovered from the same house. Although they are husband and wife, they are related cousins. First, the husband kills his wife by slitting her throat. It seems initially that he committed suicide by hanging himself with an electric fan.
The SP also said, ‘Investigation is continuing in this incident. The body will be recovered and sent to the 250-bed Noakhali General Hospital morgue for post-mortem. Legal action is under process in this regard.’