A housewife was chopped to death allegedly by her husband over a family feud at Jafarabad village under Chandhanish upazila of the district on Tuesday noon.
The victim was identified as Shahin Akter, 35, wife of Abu Tayob, a resident of Boiltoli area of Jafarabad village under Chandhanish upazila of the district.
Tayob got engaged in an altercation with his wife Shahin Akter over a family feud and chopped her to death on Tuesday noon, BSS quoted Babul Mia, Sub-Inspector of Chandhanish thana.
Locals brought Shahin Akter to the Chandhanish thana health complex, but the attending doctors declared her dead.
Police could not arrest Toyob as he managed to flee away.
A murder case was filed with Chandhanish thana in this connection.