2 killed in clash over Facebook status in Gazipur
Published: 01:01 PM, 13 March 2022 Updated: 04:10 PM, 13 March 2022
Three people have been killed in a clash between two parties over Facebook status in Kapasia, Gazipur.
The incident took place in Dakshingaon area of Nammania union of the upazila on Sunday morning.
The deceased were identified as Naeem, 18, son of Alam Hossain of Dakshingaon area, Faruk, 26, son of Alam Miah and Robin, 15, son of Hiran Miah of the same area.
According to the locals, a status was posted regarding women on Facebook. The two sides clashed on Sunday morning over this. Naeem, Faruk and Robin were seriously injured as they got stabbed. They were then rushed to Manohardi Upazila Health Complex in Narsingdi. Doctors declared Naeem and Farooq dead. Robin was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead.
Kapasia Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) ASM Nasim said Naeem and Faruk died after being taken to Manohardi Hospital. Robin died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. Necessary steps will be taken in this regard if any complaint is received.