A youth was stabbed to death by another youth over junior-senior matter in Madhya Chayabithi area of Gazipur on Thursday night.
The deceased was identified as Sadek Ali, 32, son of Md Shah Alam, hailing from Bakakora village in Jhenaigati upazila of Sherpur.Confirming the news, Rafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge (OC) of Gazipur Metropolitan Sadar Police Station, said Kawsar, son of Shafiqul Islam of West Bhurulia area of Gazipur town, engaged in an altercation with Sadek in front of a grocery shop in Madhya Chayabithi area on Thursday night. At one point in the altercation, Kawsar stabbed Sadek’s neck with a sharp weapon, leaving him seriously injured.
Later, the locals took injured to Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Medical College Hospital where duty doctor declared him dead, he said.
The OC also said that legal action will be taken against killer and an operation is underway to arrest Kawsar.