A youth was hacked to death by unidentified criminals in Ashulia’s Bhadail area of Savar on the outskirts of the capital early yesterday.
The deceased is Nayon (19), a resident of the area.
Miraz Hossen, sub-inspector of Ashulia Police Station, said some unidentified criminals hacked the youth to death in front of a school around 3am.
On information, police rushed to the spot, recovered the body and sent it to Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital, he said.
The body bore several injury marks. Police suspect the deceased might have been killed over a feud or previous enmity.
Police are investigating the incident and trying to catch the criminals. A case was filed in this connection.