Youth stabbed to death in Khulna


Khulna Correspondent

Miscreants stabbed a youth to death in front of Suzuki Showroom under Sonadanga Majid Sarani in Khulna city on Tuesday.

The victim was identified as Mohidul Islam, 27, son of Md Shaokot Ali. He was a cousin of Jubo League leader of Khulna City SM Hafijur Rahman.

According to locals, four persons including Mohidul Islam came to Suzuki showroom. Three of them entered the showroom, but Mohidul stayed outside.

All of a sudden, a few unknown men rushed here out of nowhere, stabbed him, and went away. He died on the spot. The men, who had entered the showroom, found their company lying bloodstained.

“Mohidul Islam died on account of excessive bleeding, because he was hurt with sharp weapons thrust into his belly on the left side and on the neck.

His body was kept at Khulna Medical College Hospital’s morgue for autopsy.  ‘Investigation is underway to track down who are involved in this murder,’ said, Sheikh Moniruzzaman Mithu, Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC-media) of Khulna Metropolitan Police.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Sonadanga Police Station, Mamtaz Uddin, said primarily, this murder might have occurred over land dispute.