Youth killed in rival attack
Published : Thursday, 16 May, 2019 at 9:53 AM Count : 160
A young man was killed and four members of the same family were injured in an attack by the rivals in Kendua upazila of Netrakona district early Thursday.
Deceased Zubayer Alam Hasan, 22, was the son of Md Ruhul Alam Bangali, a resident of Alampur in the upazila, said Kendua Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Emarat Hossain Gazi.
Police said the rival group members carried out attack on Hasan beside their home at Alampur around 1:30am following previous enmity. They also hacked Hasan's parents and two other members of the family when they moved to save Hasan.
The injured were rushed to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital where the on-duty doctors declared Hasan dead.
Quoting locals, OC Emarat said dispute continued between co-villagers Abul Kalam Azad and Hasan. The attack was carried out following the dispute, the OC added.
Police, however, detained Abul Kalam Azad and his wife for their alleged involved in the murder.