British tourist killed in Bangladesh

3rd Aug 2013
British tourist killed in Bangladesh

A British woman has been killed in Bangladesh whilst on holiday with her husband and son, according to reports.

Rehana Begum, 43, a British national, died in Sunamganj on Friday, the Foreign Office has confirmed. The incident was described by her family as a ‘violent robbery’.

An FCO spokesman said: “We are aware of the death of a British national, Rehana Begum, in Sunamganj, Bangladesh on 2 August. We are providing consular assistance to her family at this difficult time.”


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