Varsity girl hacked dead by husband

Women BD Desk:  A newly-married housewife succumbed to her injuries at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) after her husband had stabbed her in Kuril Chowrasta area of the capital on Friday (Nov 29) night.

The deceased was identified as Kaniz Fatema Tumpa, 25, daughter of Shah Alam of Katadia village of Barishal’s Bakerganj upazila as well as a final year student of the Shanto-Mariam University of Creative Technology. Tumpa’s husband Safkat Hasan Robin allegedly stabbed her in Kuril Chowrasta area around 8pm Friday, leaving her seriously injured.

The victim was rushed to the DMCH and admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital. Later, Tumpa died around 9pm, duty doctors of the ICC told media. Aysha Akter, younger sister of the deceased, said, “Tumpa married Safkat Hasan Robin two months ago following a love affair.” Robin, a resident of Kuril Chowrasta area, is a drug-addicted youth, Aysha alleged.

“Tumpa asked my parents to take her from Robin’s house yesterday (Friday). Later, my aunt Nazma went Kuril Chowrasta area to bring back her home. On their way to home, Robin stabbed her in an open place in the area,” she added. Officer-in-charge (OC) of Vatara Police Station Muktaruzzaman said, “I have heard about the incident and sent police to the DMCH to look into the matter.”

Daily Women Bangladesh/BH