A young man was hacked to death allegedly by his uncle at Tekerghat village in Tahirpur upazila of Sunamganj district on Monday night.
The deceased was identified as Muhidul, 30, a resident of the village.
Family sources said Abdul Motaleb had a long standing dispute with the family of his nephew Muhidul over a piece of land, reports unb.
Over the dispute, Motaleb along with his son Shafiqul Miah and other family members attacked Muhidul and his younger brother Abu Bakkar, 22, in the morning, leaving them critically injured.
Later the duo were admitted at Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital where Muhidul succumbed to his injuries around 8pm.
A case was filed in this connection.