Five people have been injured in the clash between two families for a trivial matter where a goat ate crops from the field. The incident took place on Thursday afternoon in Kundan village of Islampur Police Station area of north Dinajpur district.
According to information received from the police and the local sources, the goat that belonged to a person named Jugera Mohammed entered into the fields of another man named Mannan and started eating the paddy, which led to verbal abuses between the two families in the beginning and then an assault started. On behalf of both sides, sticks and sharp weapons were used to strike on one another, causing five people to be injured.
On receiving the news of the incident, the police reached the spot and took control of the situation and admitted the injured to Islampur Hospital. The police is investigating further.