A Jubo League man was hacked dead in Pabna Sadar upazila yesterday.
The victim was Khairul Islam, 40, hailiong from Char Shibrampur village in the upazila.
Obaidul Haque, officer-in-charge (OC) of Pabna Sadar Police Station, said Khairul had rivalry with a group led by Sumon over supremacy in the area.
A gang of criminals stabbed Khairul in the village, injuring him critically, The OC said, adding that he died on way to Pabna Medical College Hospital. Additional police have been deployed in the area.
Police sent the body to the hospital for autopsy.
“Police are investigating the incident and trying to arrest the killers,” OC Obaidul also said.