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Drug addicted son kills father in city

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 17th July, 2015 08:14:52 PM
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Drug addicted son kills father in city

A man was hacked to death allegedly by his drug addicted son in the city’s Turag area on Friday.

 

The victim was identified as Abul Hashem, 60, son of late Abbas Mia of Kamdakhada in Netrokona district.

 

He was a grocery shop owner in Board Bazaar area of Gazipur and also a resided in the same area.

 

Relatives said Abul Hashem’s son Abdul Malek alias Manik, 20, went to one of his uncle’s house at Baunia Purbapara in Turag by his father’s motorcycle on Thursday night.

 

Later, Abul Hashem went to the relative’s house and wanted his motorcycle back from his son, leading to an altercation between the father and the son.

 

At one stage, Manik hacked his father to death with a sharp weapon around 4:00 pm.

 

He was rushed to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital where he was pronounced dead at about 5:50 pm.

 

The victim’s son has remained absconding since the incident.