BENAPOLE: An old man was beaten to death allegedly by his son at Galda village in Monirampur upazila of Jashore district on Friday night.
The deceased was identified as Tajul Islam Patwary, 65, son of late Hasan Ali Patwary of the village. The accused son Anwar Hossain, 35, fled from the house after the murder of his father.Sahidul Islam, Officer-in-Charge, Monirampur police station said, that Tajul’s two sons Anwar Hossain and Humayun Kabir, who work in Malaysia, recently they returned home.
Anwar and Kabir sent around 15 lakh to their father from Malaysia. After returning home when they wanted to know about the total amount of money from his father he failed to give the right answer.
At one stage, Anwar hit his father with an Iron rod leaving him dead on the spot.
Police rescued the body and send it to Jashore General Hospital morgue for autopsy.
A case was filed in this connection.