Alexa Father stabbed dead allegedly by son

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Father stabbed dead allegedly by son

 Munshiganj Correspondent

 Published: 12:05 PM, 22 July 2019   Updated: 03:57 PM, 22 July 2019

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A father was stabbed to death allegedly by his mentally-ill son in Senpara Durgabari area of Sholghar union under Sreenagar Upazila in Munshiganj on Monday morning.

The deceased was identified as Shahed Ali, 60, of Sholghar union in the Upazila.

Police and local sources said that the victim’s son Zahid Hasan was a mentally-imbalanced.

Officer-in-Charge(OC) of Sreenagar Police Station Yunus Ali said, Shahed Ali was preparing to go to Dhaka after Fazr prayers and when he went to the courtyard of the house his son Zahid Hasan, 27, attacked his father with a sharp weapon around 5:30 am, leaving him dead on the spot.

On information police recovered the body and sent it to Munshiganj General Hospital for autopsy, OC said.

Police arrested Zahid Hasan from the spot. Police was preparing to file a case in this regard, OC added.