A local Awami League (AL) leader was hacked over a disputed land in Shialkhole area of Sirajganj Sadar upazila on Monday night.
The victim is Md Aminul Islam, 45, of Chak Shialkhole village and vice president of ward no 1 unit AL of Shialkhole union. He is now undergoing treatment at Sirajganj General Hospital.
Officer in Charge of Sadar Police Station Mohammed Daud said Aminul had longstanding conflict with Amir Hossain of the village over a piece of land.
The men of Amir attacked Aminul around 7:00pm when he was crossing LGED mor in the area, said the OC quoting locals.
The attackers then hacked Aminul, leaving him seriously injured, said the police official.
Locals later rescued the victim and sent him to Sirajganj General Hospital.
A case was filed in connection with the incident, said the OC.