A father was stabbed to death allegedly by his deranged son at Durgabari in Srinagar upazila early Monday. The deceased was identified as Shahed Ali, 60, of Shologhar union in the upazila.
Quoting locals, Yunus Ali, Officer-in-Charge of Srinagar Police Station, said Shahed Ali was preparing to go to Dhaka after Fazar prayers and when he went to the courtyard of the house his son Jahid Hasan, 27, appeared there and stabbed him with a sharp weapon at 5 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 Jahid Hasan over the incident.
Police was preparing to file a case in this regard, he added.