Jhenaidah Correspondent: A nephew has been accused of beating to death a farmer named Awlad Hossain (60) in Sadar upazila of Jhenaidah. The incident took place in Jadavpur village of the upazila around 2.30 pm on Monday (January 10). The deceased was identified as Awlad, son of Syed Ali of the village.
Awlad was working in the field in the afternoon. At that time, his elder brother's three sons went to the field and started beating him with a spade. At one point he was hit in the head with a spade and died on the spot. The locals rescued him and brought him to Jhenaidah Sadar Hospital. Jhenaidah Sadar Police Station OC Sheikh Mohammad Sohel Rana said police had been sent to the hospital after receiving information about the death. The body has been sent to the morgue for autopsy. "I am at the scene," he said. An operation is being carried out to nab the killers.