Mother, 2 kids hacked dead in Kishoreganj
Update Time: 5 Dec 2017 5:45 pm:
A woman and her two children were chopped to death and her husband was injured in an attack over a land-related dispute in Kishoreganj.
The incident took place at Tarakandi village in district's Pakundia upazila on Saturday morning.
The deceased were identified as Taslima, 28, wife of Mosharraf Hossain, and their son Niloy, 10, and daughter Raisa, 8.
Officer-in-charge of Pakundia Police Station Md. Shamsuddin said Mosharraf had long been at loggerheads with his cousin Mobin over the ownership of a piece of land.
Mobin engaged in an altercation with Mosharraf in the morning over the issue.
At one stage, he swooped on Mosharraf and his family members with a sharp weapon around 6:45am and hacked them indiscriminately, leaving Taslima and the two children dead on the spot and Mosharraf injured.
Police arrested Mobin from the spot and sent the bodies to Kishoreganj Modern Sadar Hospital, the OC said.