Dhaka: A Bangladeshi man was clubbed to
death allegedly by his four wives for cheating on them by
keeping his marriages a secret.
Auto-driver Yunus Bapari died at Kabirpur village under
sadar upazila of the district on Tuesday, New Age newspaper
The 46-year-old reportedly went to a fair last Monday in
Faridpur town along with his two wives where they bumped into
his third wife, the newspaper said.
Three wives were caught unawares when the information
about his fourth wife was revealed to them. Thereafter, Yunus
was taken to the fourth wife`s residence and beaten
mercilessly by them, the newspaper quoted locals as saying.
Yunus was admitted to a hospital in a critical condition
where he succumbed to his injuries later, it said.
According to Shariah law, a man is allowed to take four
wives with their consent.