A sexagenarian man was killed and seven people were injured in a clash between two rival groups at Doribhanga village in Sreebardi upazila on Monday noon.
The deceased was identified as Abdullah alias Dola Mia, 65, son of late Nader Mia of the village.
Quoting locals, Tarafdar Ruhul Amin, officer-in-charge of Sreebardi Police Station, said Abdullah accused his neighbour Mamtaj Mia of stealing Tk 2 lakh which went missing from his house.
In a local arbitrary with the presence of the local union parishad member, Mamtaj agreed to pay the money to Abdullah.
However, they locked into an altercation over the money around 2pm. At one stage, the two groups involved in a clash, leaving eight people from the both sides injured.
The injured were taken to Sreebardi Health Complex where doctors pronounced Abdullah dead.