A local Jubo League leader was hacked to death allegedly by Jamaat men at Gurolkhanin in Patiya upazila of Chattogram district on Saturday night.
The deceased was identified as Dil Mohammad Bacha, 35, son of Yusuf Commander of the upazila, said Neamatullah, officer-in-charge of Patiya Police Station.
Local Jubo League leader Yusuf said Dil Mohammad’s brother Kawsar locked into an altercation with Jamaat-e-Islami activist Rafiq in the area around 9:30 pm.
At one stage, Rafiq swooped on Kawsar with a sharp weapon, injuring him critically.
When Dil Mohammed tried to save his brother Kawsar, the attacker hit him with a piece of stone, also leaving him critically injured.
Later, he succumbed to his injuries on the way to hospital, said the OC.