Liton Pathan, Sylhet Bureau Chief:
A farmer named Falu Mia (55) was killed in a clash over drying of paddy in Baniachang of Habiganj on Wednesday (May 12) at Puran Patharia village of the upazila.
Additional Superintendent of Police Palash Ranjan Dey of Baniachang Ajmiriganj Circle Palash Ranjan Dey, son of the late Gafur Uddin of Puran Patharia village and son of the late Gafur Uddin, said that the family feud between the deceased Falu Mia and his grandson Zahirul Islam had been going on for some time.
They had an argument over drying paddy in the threshing floor. At one stage, Zahirul Islam hit Falu Mia with a spear and he died on the spot.
Additional Superintendent of Police further said that the police are investigating the matter. He has been sent to the morgue of Habiganj Sadar Modern Hospital.