Sylhet: A coal worker was stabbed to death by unknown miscreants at Lalghat in Tahirpur upazila of Sunamganj district on Saturday night.
The deceased was identified as Fazlu Miah,22, a worker of Bagli coal dipot and son of Abdul Kuddus, a resident of Puranghat village in the upazila.
Police said, a group of unidentified miscreants swooped on Fazlu in the area and stabbed him indiscriminately while he was returning home by a bicycle from his workplace at about 9:00 pm, leaving him dead on the spot.
Locals recovered Fazlu’s body on Sunday morning and informed police.
Police recovered the body and sent to Sunamganj Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy.
Anisur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Tahirpur Police Station, confirmed the incident. A case was filed in this connection.
Coal worker stabbed to death