Dhaka: A village doctor has been stabbed to death and a teacher of the Islami University was injured by unidentified assailants at Bottoil near Kushtia town this morning.
The attackers rode a motorcycle, which they used to block the motorcycle ridden by the victims in western district of Kushtia, 245 km from Dhaka, local police chief Mohammad Sahabuddin Chowdhury said, reports Daily Star.
55-year-old homeopathic doctor Mir Sanaur Rahman was killed on the spot and his companion identified as Saifuzzaman, 45, suffered serious wounds.
The deceased along with Saifuzzaman was going to his native village at Shishirmath to give free treatment to the locals.
The police have launched an inquiry into the incident. The law enforcers could not confirm whether militants were behind the incident.