A woman was strangulated to death by her husband in Geetanagar area of Guwahati that led to shock and grief among people of the locality. Amid Durga Puja festivities that got under way with idols of Goddess Durga and other deities placed on the altar on Sasti yesterday (Oct 15), the shocking incident was reported today morning after the accused Khairul Islam strangulated his wife after a petty quarrel last night.
#FLASH | Husband kills wife at Geetanagar in #Guwahati, accused murderer, identified as Khairul Islam (in pic), strangulates wife Hasina Begum following a petty quarrel late last night. Accused murderer husband Khairul Islam arrested by police. pic.twitter.com/6kWoyRFA44
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Khairul Islam, a resident of Amar Path in Geetanagar, entered into a quarrel with his wife Hasina Begum following which he strangulated her to death. The entire incident took place before their two-year-old son who was also inside the house when Khairul killed his wife.
Police arrested Khairul and also recovered his wife’s body that was later sent for a post-mortem.