Medical &Health

Man beaten dead by ‘son’ in Cox’s Bazar

A man was killed allegedly by his son over a trifling matter at Purbadhar Bheula Charpara in Chakaria upazila of Cox’s Bazar on Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Ruhul Quader, 55 of the area.

Quoting family members, Osman Goni, Officer-in-Charge of Chakaria Police Station, said Ruhul Quader asked his son Shahidul Islam to go to their crop field for harvesting paddy after fazr prayers when he was sleeping.

As he tried to wake him up, Shahidul got furious and locked into an altercation with his father.

At one stage, Shahidul hit his father with a stick, leaving him critically injured.

Later, he was taken to a local hospital where doctors declared Ruhul dead.

Source: United News of Bangladesh