A man was tortured to death by his wife in the capital, alleged his family. Jahangir Alam, 30, died at General Hospital on Elephant Road early yesterday. Being informed by locals, his brother Tusher Ahmed and some more relatives rushed him to the hospital at 8:00pm on Tuesday. Tusher said Jahangir used to live in his in-laws’ house in Khilgaon’s Nasirabad. Jahangir’s wife along with a man, with whom she used to have an extra-marital affair, beat him up severely on the day as he kept protesting against the relationship. Police sent the body to Dhaka Medical College Morgue for an autopsy. Jahangir’s father filed a murder case with Khilgaon Police Station.