Dhubulia (West Bengal), May 22 (PTI) A group of men entered a house at a village in Nadia district of West Bengal around 7 in the morning and shot dead a man who was sleeping, police said.
The deceased, identified as 35-year-old Sadikul Sheikh, was staying in his in-laws' place at Charmahatpur under the jurisdiction of Dhubulia police station since his marriage two years ago.
'Land dispute in the family may have resulted in the killing,' a police officer said.
Sheikh, who was engaged in farming in the village, died on the spot.
The accused, sons of the brother of Sheikh's father- in-law, were absconding. PTI COR SBN NN NN