Comilla: A housewife died allegedly due to wrong treatment at a local hospital on Saturday night.
The deceased was identified as Aleya Begum, 29, wife of Quamruzzaman of Ujiara village in Daudkandi upazila.
Quoting family members, police said Aleya along with her husband went to Jamuna Hospital with a neck pain on Saturday.
ENT specialist Dr Kazi Mohammad Faruqui of Dhaka Medical College Hospital conducted a surgery on the neck around 6:30 pm. Aleya died after the operation.
However, the physician and other staff of the hospital concealed the matter from the relatives of the patient.
They took the body of Aleya in an ambulance, saying she was needed to be taken to Dhaka for treatment. However, they went into hiding soon afterwards.
Sensing Aleya dead, the family members informed police of the matter.
Later, police recovered the body.