A housewife was strangled to death allegedly by her husband at Parkukhrali village of Sadar upazila in Satkhira over dowry.
The deceased was identified as Juli Khatun, 24, wife of Abdur Razzak, UNB reports.
Maruf Ahmed, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station, said that Razzak used to torture his wife after marriage over dowry. Following the issue, he strangled his wife to death on Saturday midnight.
Being informed from locals, police recovered the body and sent it to Satkhira Sadar Hospital morgue for an autopsy and arrested Razzak.
During primary interrogation, Razzak admitted his guilt, the OC added.