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3 killed in clash over land dispute in M’singh


Published: 13:33 14 August 2019  

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Three people were killed in clashes over land disputed in Ishwarganj of Mymensingh on Wednesday morning. Two more were injured in the incident.

The deceased were Hasim Uddin, Zahirul Islam, Azizul Haque of Kathaldangi village of the upazila. Two of the injured were taken to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital.

“There was a dispute over land for a long time between Abdul Rashid and Hasim Uddin of Kathaldangi village. Due to this, the two families were involved in the clash,” said Joynal Abedin, OC (Investigation) of Ishwarganj Police Station.   

“Five people were injured. After rescuing them and taking them to Ishwarganj Sadar Hospital, the doctor declared Zahirul Islam dead. Hasim Uddin and Azizul Haque died while taking the remaining four to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital for better treatment,” the OC added.