The deceased was Farzana Akhter, daughter of Nur Islam of the village.
SI Kamruzzaman, of Shibganj police station also Investigating officer (IO) said Farzana was married to Sumon Ali of the same area on December 25, 2012 and got a child. But on December 15, 2015 Sumon divorced Farzana through a local arbitration board.
Sumon used to go to his former in-law’s house to see his son Siam, 2. For this reason the members of his in-law’s house became annoyed, he said.
Sumon again went to his former in-laws house at night around 10-30 pm. But Farzana’s mother Biluara Begum started shouting.
As a result, Summon stabbed farzana with sharp knife while Kamruzzaman came to rescue her, Sumon also stabbed them. Farzana died on the spot. Hearing the hue and cry, locals rushed to the spot and held Sumon.
Being informed police rushed to the spot and arrested Sumon, 25. Police also recovered Farzana’s body and sent it to Chapainawabganj Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy.
Critically injured Delwara was first taken to a local hospital and later shifted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital as her condition deteriorated.
A case was filed in this connection.