Lalmonirhat: A day labourer was beaten to death over a trifling matter at Palashi Bazar in Aditmari upazila on Friday night.
Police said Abdur Razzak, 27, locked into an altercation with co-worker Ripon over the ownership of a lunch box in the night.
At one stage of the altercation, Ripon and his father hit Razzak with a stick, leaving him injured seriously.
Later, Razzak was sent to Rangpur Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injures, said officer-in-charge of Aditmari Police Station Horeshwar Roy.
Laborer beaten to death in Lalmonirhat