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Youth killed by cousin over land in Magura


A young man was stabbed to death allegedly by his cousin over a
land-related dispute at Goalpara village in Sreepur upazila of the
district on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Shawpan Sheikh, 26.
Police and family sources said there hand been a longstanding dispute
between Shawpan and his cousin Farruque Sheikh over the ownership of a
piece of land.
As a sequel to the dispute, the duo locked in a quarrel on Friday night.
At one stage, Farruque stabbed Shawpan with a sharp weapon, leaving
him critically injured.
Later, Shawpan was taken to Magura Sadar Hospital where he succumbed
to his injuries next morning.
The body was sent to hospital morgue for autopsy.
A case was filed in this connection.
Farruque went into hiding following the incident. -UNB, Magura


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