Housewife killed in Silchar; police fail to arrest anyone even after two weeks

Housewife killed in Silchar; police fail to arrest anyone even after two weeks

SILCHAR: Police have failed to arrest anyone in connection with alleged murder of a 19-year-old housewife in Berenga, Part-V, Silchar earlier this month.

The housewife’s father Hussain Ahmed Barbhuiya had lodged an FIR with Silchar Sadar police station on January 13 against three persons including her husband Ajmal Hussain Laskar.

According to the complainant, his daughter Ismatara Begum’s husband Ajmal used to torture her physically and mentally for dowry and he, along with two other members of his family, murdered Ismatara on January 12.

A probe was initiated by the police after the FIR was lodged, however, there has been no arrest even after two weeks since the incident.