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Mob lynched man for stabbing 3 to death

  • Published at 03:51 pm July 10th, 2019
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The incident took place in Radhanagar area on Wednesday morning

A mentally challenged man has been lynched by an angry mob after he stabbed three people to death in Debidwar upazila of Comilla.

The deceased are Anwara Begum, 45, wife of Shah Alam, her son Abu Hanif, 12, and Nazma Begum, 40, wife of Nurul Islam of the same village, reports UNB.

Quoting locals, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Debidwar police station Zahirul Islam said: "Mokhlesur Rahman attacked Anwara and the two others in Radhanagar area around 11am on Wednesday and stabbed them repeatedly with a sharp weapon, leaving them dead on the spot.”

"Later, locals managed to catch him and beat him up, leaving him dead," he said