Son kills father in Munshiganj

MUNSHIGANJ, A father was stabbed to death allegedly by his mentallyill son in Senpara Durgabari area of Sholghar union under Sreenagar upazila in the district this morning.

The deceased was identified as Shahed Ali, 60, of Sholghar union in the upazila.

Police and local sources said that the victim's son Zahid Hasan was a

mentallyimbalanced person.

OfficerinCharge(OC) of Sreenagar Police Station Yunus Ali said, Shahed

Ali was preparing to go to Dhaka after Fazr prayers and when he went to the

courtyard of the house his son Zahid Hasan, 27, attacked his father with a

sharp weapon around 5:30am, leaving him dead on the spot.

On information police recovered the body and sent it to Munshiganj General

Hospital for autopsy, OC said.

Police arrested Zahid Hasan from the spot.

Police was preparing to file a case in this regard, OC added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)