Two people died due to a land dispute in Baufal upazila of Patuakhali. Police have arrested two people after two separate cases in the incident.
The incident took place at around 10:30 pm on Tuesday in ward number 8 of Atashkhali village of Adabaria union of the upazila.
The deceased in this incident are – Salim Munshi (45) and his cousin Alauddin Munshi (50). On the other hand, the arrested are Marjina Begum (30) and Fulvanu Begum (45).
Police and locals said that there was a dispute between cousin Alauddin with Salim Munsi over the land. On Tuesday around 10:30 pm, when Salim Munshi was returning home after work, Alauddin Munshi’s men attacked him near his house. He was hacked and beaten to death. Alauddin Munshi also died suddenly after seeing the picture of beating. He is believed to have died of a heart attack.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Baufal police station Shonit Kumar confirmed this information. The OC said that the bodies of the two have been sent to the morgue for post-mortem. Two cases have been filed in this incident. Two people involved in the incident have been arrested.