The deceased was identified as Uttam Chandra Debnath.
Quoting victim’s wife, Abdullahil Zaman, officer-in-charge of Sundarganj Police Station, said a group of miscreants swooped on the house of Uttam around 8:30pm and stabbed him indiscriminately.
He was killed on the spot.
Police suspected that miscreants might have killed him over land dispute.
No-one has been arrested in this connection.
Police sent the body to a local hospital morgue on Wednesday morning for autopsy.