MYMENSINGH: Three persons, including a man and his son, were killed in an attack by rivals at their Kathalgram house in Isharganj upazila on Wednesday (August 14) morning.
The deceased were identified as Abul Hashem, 55 and his son Zahirul, 25 and Zahirul's cousin Azibul, 26.
Quoting locals, police said criminals entered Hashem’s house at around 8:30 am and attacked the family members over previous enmity.
They also stabbed Naim indiscriminately when he tried to save his father from the attackers, leaving two of them dead on the spot and another injured critically.
Injured Azibul was later died at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital while under treatment.
Joynal Abedin, Officer-in-charge of Ishwarganj Police Station (OC-Investigation) confirmed the matter to Banglanews and said that police rushed to the spot.
BDST: 1150 HRS, AUG 14, 2019