A woman was beaten to death allegedly by her husband in Biral upazila of the district on Wednesday.
The deceased was Raitul Nahar Bithi, 21, daughter of Belal Hossain of Gaibandha, and wife of Shahjahan Ali of Formanpur village in Biral upazila.
Police said the couple locked in an altercation over a family matter on Wednesday evening. Shahjahan started beating Bithi, leaving her unconscious.
The victim was rushed to M Abdur Rahim Medical College Hospital where she died.
Process was on to file a case, said Abdul Mazid, OC of Biral Police Station.