Three hurt in attack in Nawabganj
03 October 2015, Nirapad News: Three people were injured in an attack allegedly by their neighbours at Nurpur Latti Chakpara village in Nawabganj upazila on Friday.
The victims were identified as Sujon, 16, son of Farid, Yusuf, 40, son of Samad, and Sohel Mia, 65, of the village.
Quoting local people, Firoz, sub-inspector of Nawabganj Police Station, said Rajia, 15, daughter of Reju developed a relationship of love with one Iqbal of the village.
Iqbal had an enmity with Rajia’s maternal cousin Sujon as he came in the way of their relationship.
As a sequel to the enmity, Iqbal along with his family members equipped with lethal weapons swooped on the house of Sujon in the night and stabbed Sujon, his uncle Yusuf and grandfather Sohel Mia indiscriminately, leaving them critically injured.
Later they were rushed to Nawabganj upazila health complex where doctors referred Yusuf and Sohel to Dhaka Medical College Hospital as their condition was critical.
Sayedur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Nawabganj Police Station, said police are investigating the incident. Legal steps will be taken after investigation, he said.