In a sensational incident, a woman was strangled to death by a gang of miscreants in Chakumaku village in Jagiroad on Thursday after she tried to fight them.
The deceased has been identified as Hazara Begum. The gang of miscreants absconded after snatching gold ornaments and cash worth several thousand. “The ornaments she was wearing were also stolen,” said a local.
Meanwhile, locals nabbed two miscreants involved in the incident and handed them over to police. They were identified as Jiyarul Haque and Bajit Ali.
The police suspect that the victim had tried to fight the robbers and was killed in the process. “We have registered a case and will arrest other accused involved in the incident,” informed a top Jagiroad police officer.