Neighbour calls national emergency helpline 999 for help
Police on Monday arrested a man as he allegedly cut off his wife’s hair over a family feud in Asa village of Mehendiganj upazila in Barishal.
An elderly man made a call to the national emergency helpline 999 in the morning and informed police that his neighbour Jewel, 26, was torturing her wife and cut off her hair.
Duty officer of Mehendiganj police station talked to the caller instantly while Sub-Inspector Yadul Mia rushed to the spot and detained Jewel, reports UNB.
The wife was admitted to a hospital for treatment, said a press release of the emergency service.
The couple got married two months back following an affair and Jewel used to torture his wife suspecting that she had an extra marital affair, added the release.