Man kills his younger brother in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI A man killed his younger brother in

Shekher Chalk area under Boalia Police Station in the city today.

The deceased was identified as Ashraful Islam, 25, son of Sanwar

Hossain, resident of the same area, police said.

Police arrested the alleged killer identified as Nur Alam, 32, from

their house.

Officer-in-Charge of Boalia Police Station Nibaran Chandra Barman said

two siblings had a longstanding land related dispute. As a sequel to the

dispute, the duo got into an altercation this morning. At one stage, Nur Alam

hit his brother's head with an iron rod, leaving him critically injured.

Ashraful was immediately rushed to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital

where he succumbed to his injuries this afternoon.

A case was lodged with the police station in this connection, the police

officer added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)