A youth, who was beaten over a trifle matter on Friday, died at Sharankhola Upazila Health Complex yesterday.
The deceased was Alamgir Islam Zakir, 30, son of Sohrab Hossain Akon of Malia Rajapur village in Sharankhola upazila.
Officer in Charge of Sharankhola Police Station Dilip Kumar Sarkar said Ishaq Ali and Asadul of the same village beat Zakir as he took pictures of some Minhaj Uddin Hawlader in front of one Abul Kalam’s shop in Bangla Bazar area of the upazila on Friday night.
After the incident, Zakir returned to his home and fell asleep after taking homeopathic medicine.
In the morning, family members heard Zakir groaning and took him to the upazila health complex where on duty doctor declared him dead.
The victim’s father filed a murder case against the attackers, said the OC.
“We are conducting raids in different areas to arrest the accused,” he added.