Man stabbed to death over land dispute

Staff Correspondent

1 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A man was stabbed to death by his step brothers over land dispute in the city’s Pahartali area on Thursday.

The deceased was identified as Md Kauser, 47, son of late Md Jamir of the Pahartali area.  Sources said there was a dispute between the deceased and his step brothers over land. They also locked in a quarrel over the issue on Thursday morning, they said.

Kauser was stabbed by his step brothers indiscriminately in different parts including throat of the body while he was walking on the road in Kazi Masjid area at around 10:45pm.

He was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead, said ASI Shilabrata Barua of the hospital police outpost.

Officer in-Charge (OC) Hasan Imam of Pahartali Police Station said they detained three persons including step brother Sajjad in this connection.

Filing of a case in this connection was under process, the OC added.