NOAKHALI: A Jubo League activist was beaten to death in Kashipur Dattabari area of the district around 9:15 pm on Monday.
The deceased is Mohammad Ali Monu who was an activist of the Noakhali Municipality unit Jubo League.Ahmed Ali, the victim’s brother, alleged, “Some people, including his uncle Iqbal Hossain and his associates Shahadat Hossain and Liton Das, took Monu from the mosque and brought him to Liton’s shop. There they beat Monu and injured him with iron rod and hammer.
Shahida Begum, the mother of the deceased said, “We have a dispute with Iqbal over land. That’s why Iqbal and his associates took my son Monu from the mosque and beat him to death.”
Sudharam Model Police Station officer-in-charge (OC) Md Shahed Uddin said, “The body of the deceased has been sent to the morgue of the General Hospital for autopsy. Necessary action will be taken in this regard.”