A homeo doctor named Harunur Rashid Harun (55) was hacked to death in broad daylight in Pagla area of Gafargaon upazila of Mymensingh. Police arrested a person named Rubel (35) in this incident.
The incident took place at Goeshpur market of Pythal Union of the upazila on Monday afternoon.
It is known that the deceased Haroon Or Rashid is the son of deceased Khurshed Alam of Goalbar village of that union. Detained Rubel Mia is the son of Shahab Uddin of Neoka village of the same union.
According to local police, the victim Harunur Rashid is a homeopath. He was sitting at his organization Feroza Homeo Hall on Monday afternoon. At that time Rubel Mia suddenly came and took him out of the shop and hacked him to death.
After this incident, the agitated mob set Rubel’s house on fire. Later, the Pagla Police opened fire to bring the situation under control. In this incident, the situation is prevailing in the area. Additional police have been deployed to control the situation.
In this regard, Pagla Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mohammad Khairul Alam said, “The murderer Rubel Mia has been arrested in this incident”.
Police Superintendent of Mymensingh Machum Ahmed Bhuia said that the murder was initially believed to be due to a personal dispute.