A youth was killed by a neighbour over a trifling matter in Kendua upazila of Netrakona early yesterday.
The deceased, Jobayer Hasan, 22, a CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver, was son of Ruhul Amin of Alampur village in the upazila.
“Following an altercation between Jobayer and his neighbour Ashraful Islam over Tk 300 that Ashraful borrowed from him two months ago, Ashraful hacked Jobayer with a machete. Critically injured Jobayer died at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital. Jobayer’s parents were also injured by the attacker,” Kendua Police Station OC Imarat Hossain Gazi quoted the deceased’s family members as saying.