A suspected cattle thief was beaten to death and five others injured by a mob in Kaliganj upazila of Gazipur on Monday morning.
Details of the deceased, age around 40, could not be known immediately.
The injured are identified as Delwar Hossain, 28, hailing from Khetradama area in Bagura Sadar upazila, Nahid Mia, 28, from Geona area in Bagura’s Shibganj upazila, Hasan Ali, 32, from the same upazila, Gazi hossain, 34, from Patbain area in Tejnandi upazila of Naogaon and Alamgir Hossain, 35, from Tangail.
They are now undergoing treatment at Kaliganj Upazila Health Complex. Among them, three are in critical condition.
AKM Mizanul Haque, officer-in-charge (OC) of Kaliganj police station, confirmed the matter.