Police recovered the hanging bodies of a couple at Amgram village in Durgapur upazila on Saturday morning, a day after they reportedly eloped following their extramarital affair.
Officer-in-charge of Durgapur Police Station Parimal Kumar Chakrawarty said locals spotted the bodies of Khokon Islam, 23, son of Abdul Mazid of Amgram village and Tina Khatun, 27, wife of Abu Sayeed Budan of the same village and informed the police.
Quoting locals, the OC said Khokon had an extramarital affair with Tina and they eloped on Friday evening.
Later, the duo was found hanging from a mango tree with a scarf. The bodies were sent to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital for autopsy.
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