TANGAIL: A youth was killed after his father and elder brother struck him with a stick in Nagarpur upazila of the district on Friday (August 2).
The incident happened at Koshador village of Nagarpur upazila sadar around 11 am.
The victim was-- identified as Masud Miah, 20, son of Mofiz Uddin—a resident of the aforementioned area.
“Masud demanded Taka 1 lakh from his father Mofiz Uddin, but his father refused. Later, it turned into an argument. Elder brother Matiar Rahman came to mediate, but the situation got more aggravated. At one stage, both of them struck Masud with sticks, killing him on the spot,” Alam Chand, officer-in-charge of Nagarpur police station, told Banglanews.
Father was arrested, but the brother fled the spot. Dead body was sent to Tangail General Hospital for post-mortem examination, OC added.
BDST: 1459 HRS, AUG 2, 2019