A man was beaten to death allegedly by his younger brother over land dispute at Sahebpur village in Alamdanga upazila on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Kalam Ali of the village.
Locals said Kalam Ali and his younger brother Lalon Ali had long been at loggerheads over the ownership of a piece of land.
As a sequel to the enmity, an altercation ensued among them on Wednesday noon. At one stage, Lalon beat up Kalam mercilessly and stabbed him with a sharp weapon, leaving Kalam dead on the spot.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to the local hospital morgue for autopsy.