Police have arrested three people in connection with the incident
A man was killed allegedly by his rivals over personal enmity at Kurikhola village in Goainghat upazila of Sylhet on Friday.
Quoting the victim's family, police said, a group of 15 to 20 people attacked Kamal Uddin, 50, as he was passing through the Bangabir area on Salutikor-Goainghat Road in the evening.
They hacked Kamal with sharp weapons, leaving him critically injured, said Abdul Ahad, officer-in-charge of Goainghat police station.
Kamal was rushed to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College and Hospital, where he died hours later while undergoing treatment.
Police have arrested three people in connection with the attack.