An unidentified man (age around 60) was killed in a buffalo attack, according to police source.
The incident took place at Shah Ali Mazar area of the capital on Tuesday night.
Officer-in-charge (OC) of Shah Ali Police Station Asaduzzaman confirmed the matter to the media.
Asaduzzaman said that the incident took place around 10 pm in the area.
Later, the people of the Mazar took him to a hospital where duty doctor declared him dead, he said.
The body has been kept at Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital morgue for an autopsy, he added.