Clash kills one in Sunamganj
Published : Thursday, 15 February, 2018 at 4:35 PM Count : 146
A man was killed and four people were injured in a clash between two groups in Dirai upazila of Sunamganj on Thursday.
The dead was identified as Mojnu Mia, 62, a resident of Tetoiya village.
The injured were admitted to the Upazila Health Complex.
Quoting local people, additional superintendent of Sunamganj police Habibullah said Kulonju UP chairman Mujibur Rahman had been at logger head with one Donel Chowdhury over the ownership of a water body (Jol Mohal)
As a sequel to the conflict, supporters of Mujibur and Chowdhury locked into a clash at about 11am, leaving Mujibur's follower Mojnu dead on the spot.
On information, police rushed to the spot, took the situation under control and recovered the body.