A man was killed in a clash between two groups over land dispute at Mukundapur village in Sadar upazila here on Sunday night.
The deceased was identified as Idris Ali, 50, son of Akkas Ali of the area.
Quoting locals, Obaidul Haque, officer-in-charge of Pabna Sadar Police Station, said a clash broke out between two groups- one backed by Idris Ali while another by Ashraf Ali- over a piece of land around 8 pm, leaving Idris severely injured.
Locals rescued Idris and admitted him to Pabna General Hospital where doctors declared him dead.
Additional police have been deployed to avert further trouble.
A case was filed in this connection.