Staff Correspondent, Sylhet: A youth was stabbed to death by opposition group at Madina Market area in the city on Tuesday evening.
The deceased was identified as Sabbir Ahmed, 20, son of Oliur Rahman of the city’s Akhalia Majumderpara.
Family claimed that Sabbir was killed due to an altercation ensued over senior-junior status.
Local sources said, “A group of miscreants stabbed Sabbir in front of ward councillor Mokhlesur Rahman office at Madina Market area around 7:30pm on Tuesday. He was rushed to Osmani Medical College and Hospital where attending doctors declared him dead. Stab marks were found on his chest.
Mohammad Selim Mia, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Kotwali Model Police Station of the city, confirmed the news.
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