outh injured in Noakhali clash dies
NOAKHALI, Apr 2: A youth who was injured in a clash between two groups over a trifling matter at Chashirhat Union in Sonaimuri Upazila of the district on Sunday last died on the way to Dhaka on Monday dawn.
Deceased Rafiqul Islam Sumon, 21, was CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver and the son of Nazir Ahmed of Porkara Village in the upazila.
Local sources said following a trifling matter, a group of youths attacked the villagers on Sunday evening. At that time, the villagers chased them and beat Sumon, leaving him seriously injured.
Being informed, police rescued him and admitted to Noakhali General Hospital. Later, he died on the way to Dhaka.
Officer-in-Charge of Sonaimuri Police Station Abdus Samad said they recovered the body and sent it to the hospital morgue for an autopsy.