A man was killed during a scuffle between two groups of villagers allegedly over a disputed land in a in Chapainawabganj municipality yesterday.
The victim, Mojibur Rahman, 52, was son of Nazrul Islam of Horipur area in the municipality.
Police said following altercations, a scuffle took place between two groups after Mojibur and his men obstructed Mosharof and his supporters when the latter went to take possession of a disputed land. At one stage, Mojibur suddenly fell to the ground and went unconscious.
Neighbours took him to Chapainawabganj Sadar Hospital where the doctors declared him dead, Officer in Charge of Sadar Police Station Mozaffar Hossain said.