Habiganj man allegedly beaten to death over gambling money
A man was beaten to death, allegedly over cut of gambling money, in Habiganj early today.
The deceased was identified as Suruj Ali (36) of Durlavpur village, reports our Moulvibazar correspondent quoting Habiganj Sadar Model Police Station Sub-inspector (SI) Sharif Ahmed.
The incident took place in the village around 2am, said Sufia Akhter, sister of the deceased.
Last night Suruj went to Durlavpur Chaumuhani to gamble. During gambling, he got into a fight with others over dividing the money. At one stage, the other gamblers beat Suruj Ali to death, the sister claimed.
The body was sent for autopsy, said the SI, adding that it has injury marks.
"The cause of death can be known after the post mortem," he added.
Further details regarding the incident could not be known immediately.