Boy killed in Keraniganj clash
A teenage boy was killed and six others were injured in a clash between two groups of villagers over a trifling matter at Baghna village in Keraniganj yesterday.
The boy was identified as Babar Hossain alias Babu, 18, son of Badsha Mia at West Subadda in South Keraniganj.
The police and witnesses said an adolescent boy, Rana, was locked in an altercation with a woman on Friday evening after a ball hit her when the boy was playing cricket with his friends.
As a sequel to the incident, relatives of both Rana and the woman attacked each other with lethal weapons at about 11:00am, leaving six people, including Babu, injured.
Babu was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where he died at about 1:00pm.