Son ‘kills’ mother, neighbour in Tangail


Tangail, March 13: A youth allegedly stabbed his mother and neighbour to death at Holudia village in Madhupur upazila on Monday morning over family feud.

The deceased were identified as Minara Begum, 55, wife of Mohammad Ali and their neighbour Akbar Ali, 50.

Shafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge of Madhupur Police Station, said Minara’s son Miraz, 33, stabbed his mother with a sharp weapon at one stage of altercation around 7am, leaving her dead on the spot.

As neighbour Akbar tried to resist Miraz he also stabbed him, leaving him dead on the spot.

Police arrested Miraz from the village.