Man hacked to death over land dispute in Barishal

An auto-rickshaw driver was hacked to death after being attacked by his rivals in Rupatoli area of Barishal town over a land dispute on Friday.


The deceased was identified as Md Mamun Matubbar, 40, son of Sobhan Matubbar.


Officer-in-charge of Kotwali Model Police Station Md Nurul Islam said Mamun had an argument with Md Rabbi over a piece of land at Rupatoli Bus stand area in the evening.


At one stage of the dispute, Rabbi hacked Mamun with a sharp weapon leaving him severely injured, OC said.


Doctor declared him dead after on arrival at the hospital, he added.


Police have arrested Rabbi in this connection, he said.


Source: United News of Bangladesh