CHUADANGA: A youth was killed by a man who tried to rape his niece at Amirpur village in Sadar upazila on Saturday.
The youth who was stabbed to death was identified as Hasan Ali, 26, son of Hamidul Islam of the area while the criminal killed in mob lynch attack was identified as Akbar Ali of Damurhuda upazila.Additional police super of the district Kanailal Sarkar said Akbar Ali entered the house of Hamidul Islam at dawn and attempted to rape her school-going grand-daughter.
Hearing scream of the schoolgirl, family members rushed to her room when Akbar stabbed them, leaving her uncle Hasan dead on the spot, the girl and her grandfather Hamidul injured, reports UNB..
At one stage, villagers caught Akbar Ali and beat him up mercilessly, leaving him dead on the spot. On information, police rescued severely injured Hamidul and the girl and took them to Chuadanga Sadar Hospital.
Dr Abu Ehsan Md Wahed Raju of Chuadanga Sadar Hospital said Hamidul was referred to RMCHospital while the girl was sent home after primary treatment.