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Vol. 5 Num 926 Sat. January 06, 2007  
   
Metropolitan


Widow chopped to death after rape in Meherpur


A woman was chopped to death after rape by miscreants in Meherpur district on Thursday night.

She was identified as Mabia Khatun, 36, daughter of Zobed Ali of Mujibnagar village. She was a widow.

Police said a group of criminals stormed into the house of Zobed and picked up Mabia at gunpoint at about 9:30pm.

The gang raped the woman and chopped her into four pieces at an unknown place.

Later, they left the body in front of Mujibnagar BDR camp.

The BDR has confirmed the incident.

The body was sent to Meherpur General Hospital yesterday morning.

A case was filed with Mujibnagar Police Station in this connection.