A businessman was stabbed to death allegedly by a pharmacy owner at his drug shop in the district town on Friday night.
The deceased was identified as Mizanur Rahman, son of late Monwar Hossain of Dhigol village in Shailakupa upazila.
Milu Miah Biswas, additional superintendent of Jhenidah police, said: “Mizanur was talking to pharmacy owner Amirul Islam at his drug store in front of Shishu Hospital around 9pm. Hearing screams of Mizanur , locals rushed to the spot and found him dead in front of the pharmacy.”
“Police, however, could not arrest Amirul as he fled the scene after closing his shop. On information, police recovered the body around 11pm,” he added.