A man was killed and five others were injured in an attack by rivals at Jotkrishna village under Ataikula police station in Atghoria upazila of Pabna on Friday night.
The deceased was Golap Pramanik, 40, son of Abdul Pramanik of the village.
Ataikula police officer-in-charge Kamrul Islam said there was a long standing dispute over a piece of land between Golap Pramanik and Shahadat Ali of the same area.
As Golap Pramanik tried to build a hut on the land, Shahadat Ali and his supporters attacked with sharp weapons and sticks on Golap’s house, leaving six injured.
Four of the injured were admitted to Pabna Medical College Hospital in critical condition. Golap succumbed to his injures at around 8:30pm on Friday.
Alauddin, brother of the deceased, filed a case with Ataikula police station against 4/5 unidentified persons and mentioning the names of 11 people.
Police arrested two accused in the case.
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