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Mother killed by son in Habiganj
Our Correspondent
Publish Date : 2014-11-25,  Publish Time : 18:57,  View Count : 15
Habiganj: A mother died a tragic death by her own son at village Tarashul in Ranigaon union  under Chunarughat upazila of the district on Tuesday morning.

The 60-year-old Halima Banu was the wife of Maharam Ali of village Mirashi under the same union.

Locals said mother Halima Banu had a long-standing conflict with her 32-year-old son Shafiq Mia over land property. Shafiq used to torture his mother over the land property. In order to escape the son's torture, Halima fled to the home of a relative at village Rajkona several days ago.

After returning home on Tuesday morning, Halima Banu encountered her son Shafiq Mia. They also had an altercation. At one stage, Shafiq cut her mother's belly with a knife used to clean the weeds of crops and she died on the spot. Later, Shafiq fled away keeping his mother's body at the village home.

Receiving information, Chunarughat police went to the home and brought the body to the police station.

Confirming the incident, Chunarughat Police Station officer-in-charge Amullya Kumar Chowdhury said they sent Halima's body to Habiganj Sadar Modern Hospital for autopsy.


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