A young man was stabbed to death attacking by rivals at Golakandail area of Rupganj upazila on Wednesday night.
The deceased was identified as Rakib Hasan, 22, son of Harun Mia, resident of Golakandail village under Rupganj upazila.
Soon after the incident the fellow who was killed, Rakib Hasan, attacked the rival’s houses and set fire as revenge for the killing. Tense prevailed in the locality for further rivalry clashes.
Quoting the statement of killed Rakib’s family, inspector Mahabubur Rahman of Rupganj police station said that an enmity has been running in between killed Rakib and Delwar Hossain to establish the supremacy in their locality to capture different categories of ill trading.
A source confirmed that Delwar Hossain and his cohorts attacked Rakib Hasan and stabbed with a sharp weapon indiscriminately. After being rescued Rakib Hasan was sent to Rupganj upazila health complex where the attending doctor declared him dead.