|Published : 16 Sep 2016, 14:07:12|
Nephew ‘kills’ septuagenarian uncle
A septuagenarian man was killed allegedly by his nephew over a trifling matter at Talgram in Chauddagram upazila of Comilla district on Thursday night.
The deceased was identified as Shahjahan Mia, 70, according to a news agency report.
Quoting locals, police said Shahjahan had an altercation with his nephew Sayem, 25, son of Abul Kashem, over using a road of his house on Thursday night.
At one stage, Sayem hit Shahjahan with a sharp weapon, leaving him critically injured.
Later the old man died on way to Feni Sadar Hospital.
Police recovered the body on Friday morning and sent it to hospital morgue, said Abul Foysal, officer-in-charge of Chauddagram Police Station.