Man dies in Brahmanbaria clash

Sun Online Desk

13th March, 2021 01:36:23 printer

Man dies in Brahmanbaria clash

An elderly man was killed and 20 others were injured in a clash between two rival groups at Nimbari village in Kosba upazila of Brahmanbaria on Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Hayes Mia, 50, a resident of the village.   

Police and locals said there was a longstanding conflict between Sakku group and Mostofa group over establishing supremacy in the area.

As a sequel to the conflict, the men of the two rivals attacked each other with lethal weapons at 6:30am, leaving Hayes dead on the spot and 20 people from both sides injured.

Confirming the news, Alamgir Bhuyan, officer-in-charge of Kosba police station, said the situation in now under control.