Elderly couple beaten in Bhola
An elderly man and his wife were beaten up allegedly by their rivals over land dispute in Daulatkhan upazila of Bhola on Tuesday morning.
Victims Nur Islam, 65, and his wife Shahanur Begum, 50, are residents of Bhuiyan Hat area under Charpata union in the upazila.
Nur alleged that he had a dispute with his co-villagers Rezaul Douri and Abdur Rahman over a piece of land.
Rezaul and Rahman came to gather betel nut from the disputed land this morning. The men beat up Nur and Shahanur as they protested the matter, leaving them injured.
The injured were admitted to Daulatkhan Upazila Health Complex.
Police received a written complaint, and the legal actions will be taken after an inquiry, said Daulatkhan Police Station officer in-charge Md Bazlar Rahman.