A youth named Bakinur Islam (35) was killed and five others were injured in a land dispute in Bhangamor union of Fulbari upazila of Kurigram district.
The deceased was identified as Bakinur Islam, 35, son of Selim Misti of Bhangamor village.
The clash took place in the evening of Sunday (January 17) at Khochabari village in Bhangamor union.
According to local sources, the Shahidul member had a long-running dispute with Selim Mistry over the ownership of a piece of land. When Selim Mistry went to the disputed land on Sunday afternoon, he had an argument with the associates of the opposition Shahidul member.
At one stage the two sides clashed. Bakinur was killed on the spot when his associates stabbed Bakinur Islam in the head. 5 people were injured
Eight people injured in the clash have been admitted to Kurigram Sadar Hospital. The condition of two of them is critical.
Fulbari Police Station OC Rajib Kumar Roy confirmed the incident of Bakinur Islam, who was killed in a clash between two groups over a land dispute.