A van puller was chopped to death by some miscreants at Zaria village under Sripur upazila of the district on Tuesday night.
The victim was identified as Nasir Mandol, 45, son of Appil Mandol, a dweller of the same area.Police and local sources said a group of miscreants chopped Nasir to death at a field in the village and fled away.
Being informed, police rushed to the spot, recovered the body this morning and sent it to Magura Sadar Hospital morgue, said officer-in-charge of Sripur thana Munirul Islam.Family sources said Nasir went out from house on Tuesday and did not return.
A case was filed with the concerned thana in this connection. -BSS, Magura