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One killed in clash over land dispute in Feni


Dhaka  – A young man was killed and five others injured in a clash over a land dispute at Omarpur village in Joyloskor union of Dagonbhuiyan upazila in Feni on Friday night.The deceased was identified as Naim, 30, son of Abdur Rahim, a resident of Mathiara village in Panchgachhiya union of Sadar upazila.Aslam, officer-in-charge of Dagonbhuiyan Police Station, said there had been a long standing dispute between one Rahima Khatun and Piyar Ahmed, president of Joyloskor union unit of Awami League, over a piece of land,UNB News Agency Reported.As a sequel to the dispute, Piyar along with 15-20 of his followers,equipped with sharp weapons, launched an attack on Rahima’s house at the village around 10pm and vandalised the house.A clash ensued there as the men of Rahima resisted the attackers.The clash left Naim, who was claimed to be a follower of Piyar Ahmed,dead on the spot and five others injured.Meanwhile, police arrested Piyar and Rahima from the village.


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