Tenant stabs three to death
A tenant has stabbed his wife and the landlord couple to death in Narsingdi's Shibpur upazila.
The incident took place at Kumradi village of the upazila on Sunday morning.
The deceased were identified as Nazrul Islam, 55, the owner of the resident in Kumradi village, his wife Monowara Begum, 50, and Nazma Begum, 45, wife of Badal Miah, a tenant of their house.
Shibpur Police Station Inspector (Investigation) Abul Kalam Azad said carpenter Badal Mia was beating his wife over a family quarrel. At that time his two sons and their landlord, the landlord's wife and their daughter moved to stop him.
At one stage, Badal attacked everyone with a sharp knife. Badal's wife Nazma and house owner Nazrul's wife Monowara were stabbed to death.
Nazrul, a seriously injured landlord, died on his way to Dhaka.
The police officer said Badal's two sons and Nazrul's daughter were also injured in the incident.
Meanwhile, Badal was arrested.