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10 injured in Sylhet villagers clash

39At least 10 people were injured in a clash between two groups of villagers over a land dispute at BorbondĀ  in Kanaigate upazila Sunday.
The injured were identified as Kutub Uddin,Moin Uddin,Sulaman,Faruk,Shorif Uddin,Mayarun nessa, Hajera Bibi, Amir Ali, Motiur Rahman. They were admitted to Sylhet Osmani Medical college Hospital.
Police said Amir Ali and Kutub Uddin had been at loggerheads since long over the ownership of a piece of land.
Locals said Amir Ali along with his musclemen went to occupy the disputed land at about 2pm. Hearing the news, Kutub Uddin and his supporters rushed to the spot and locked into an altercation with their rivals.
At one stage, both groups equipped with lethal weapons attacked each other, leaving 10 people from both sides injured.