A farmer was allegedly stabbed to death over a land dispute in Dinajpur's Biral upazila yesterday afternoon.
The deceased is Abdul Kader (75) of Biral's Ballabpur village. Police, quoting witnesses, said Abdul was ripping paddy of land that his relatives claimed belonged to them. His nephew Naimul Islam (35) asked him to stop, but Abdul continued, said OC Sheikh Nasim Habib of Biral Police Station.
Later, they locked into an altercation, and Naimul stabbed him and fled.