Panchagarh: A peanut trader was beaten to death by some miscreants in Bhogpara area of Marea Bamonhat union of Boda upazila on Tuesday night.
The deceased was identified as Zahirul Islam, 25, son of Arman Ali, a resident of Bhogbari village of the upazila.
Ruhul Amin, chairman of Marea Bamonhat union, said some unidentified miscreants beat Zahirul severally when he was on the way home on a motorcycle from Marea Futkibari Bazar around 12.00am.
Later they left him in a severely injured state along with the motorcycle in a nearly paddy field.
Some pedestrians rescued him after hearing his sound.
Later he succumbed to his injuries while being taken to Thakurgaon Sadar Hospital.
Officer-in-charge of Boda Police Station M Mizanur Rahman confirmed the incident.
A case was filed in this connection.
Peanut trader beaten to death in Panchagarh