Three persons have been detained in connection with the death of a 25-year-old woman in Gazipur, police said on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Ripa Akter, the wife of local factory worker Alamin (30), and a resident of the Bonmala area.
Police suspect Ripa was suffocated to death by the three suspects, including Alamin, on Thursday night over a family feud.
"She was rushed to Shahid Ahsan Ullah Memorial Hospital where doctors declared her dead on arrival," said Sajal, sub-inspector at Tongi south police station.
The body was sent for an autopsy, while the woman's husband, father-in-law Abul Kalam
and brother-in-law Alauddin have been detained for questioning, the officer said.