A female construction worker was stabbed to death by miscreants at Kalikapur village in Nandigram upazila of Bogura early Friday.
The deceased was identified as Kironi, 45, wife of Suresh Chandra of the village.
A group of miscreants swooped on the house of Kironi at around 12 midnight and stabbed her indiscriminately in her sleep, leaving her injured, said Nasir Uddin, officer-in-charge of Nandigram Police Station.
She was taken to Bogura Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital where she succumbed to injuries at around 4:00 am, reports UNB.
Police arrested Suresh Chandra in this connection.
The motive behind the killing could not be known yet.