Man killed over land dispute in Joypurhat

A man was killed by his rivals during a land dispute in Kanpur village of Akkelpur upazila in Joypurhat on Friday.


The deceased was identified as Juwel Mia, 46, son of late Sharif Uddin of Kanpur village.


Officer-in-charge of Akkelpur Police Station Abdul Latif Khan said a clash occurred between Juwel and his neighbors when he was constructing a border wall in his land.


At one stage the neighboring family attacked Juwel, killing him on the spot, OC added.


The body was sent to hospital for autopsy, he said.


Police also arrested three people including a woman over the matter.


Source: United News of Bangladesh