A younger brother was killed by his elder brother over a dispute centering ownership of an irrigation pump at Protapkathi village under Manirampur upazila in Jashore on Sunday morning.
The deceased was identified as Jadab Sen (52), son of late Suren Sen of Pratapkathi Tarua para area.
Police recovered the body from the spot and sent it to Jashore Medical College Hospital for autopsy .
The injured Madhav Sen said, they get a irrigation pump from their father. After the dead of father they complained to the Dhakuria Union Parishad to get ownership of Pump two years ago. The decision of the Union council to run the pump for one year each.
At one stage the pump was in Madon Sen’s possession, but he refused to return the pump as per union council decision.
Later, Jadab Sen and Madhob Sen went to back the Pump from their brother Madon Sen. When they take the pump, suddenly Madon Sen attacked them with iron rod. Jadab Sen died on the spot.
Manirampur Police Station Inspector (Investigation) SM Enamul Haque said there were several injuries in the body of the deceased. A case was filed with the police station.