In Kishoreganj’s Karimganj, there has been an allegation that the elder brother was killed by the stabbing of the younger brother due to a dispute over land. The incident took place at Shimultala Bazar in Jaffrabad Union of the upazila at 8:30 pm on Thursday.
The deceased Abdul Hai (60) is the son of deceased Abdul Jabbar of Mazhirkona village of Jaffrabad union.
Karimganj Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mizanur Rahman said that Abdul Hai and his younger brother Abdur Rashid had a dispute over land for a long time. At one stage, Abdul Hai went to Dhaka and started business. He returned home a few days ago.
Abdul Hai left home on Thursday night and went to nearby Shimultala Bazar. At that time the younger brother Abdur Rashid appeared there and got into an argument with the elder brother Abdul Hai. At one point Abdur Rashid stabbed Abdul Hai and ran away. Abdul Hai died on the spot.
On receiving the information, the police went to the spot and recovered the body and sent it to Kishoreganj Hospital morgue for post-mortem. An operation is underway to arrest the accused Abdur Rashid along with preparations for taking further legal action in this regard.