College student beaten to death in Chattagram

A college student was beaten to death by miscreants at Boalkhali in Chattagram on Tuesday night.

The deceased was identified as Alamgir Hossain Emon, 24, son of Abdul Salam of East Charkhijirpur village of the upazila, a Masters student of Mohsin College.

Police have arrested two persons named Mohammad Syed and Mahbubur Rahman on suspicion of being involved in the incident.

Abdul Salam, the father of the deceased, said, "Khorshed Alam, the son of the neighboring Nabidul Haque, has been trying to occupy my land for a long time. He also threatened to take over the land. Khorshed came to occupy my land with about 70 to 80 terrorists with domestic sharp weapons around 12:30 pm on Tuesday. When they tried to build a boundary wall, we stopped them along with the locals. When they returned at around 1:15 pm, they forcibly dragged my son to a distance down the road, beat him and strangled him to death."

Abdul Karim, officer-in-charge of Boalkhali police station said police rushed to the spot and recovered the body. Besides, they have arrested two persons.

The incident is under investigation, the OC added.

Source: United News of Bangladesh