According to the police authorities, Abbas, accompanied by his brothers Hossain and Abdus Salam, was looking for a house to rent when suddenly his enemies attacked the trio and hurled a bomb at them, leaving Abbas critically injured.
He succumbed to his injuries on the way to a local upazila health complex. His brothers were said to be out of danger.
The police have sent his body to the Jessore General Hospital for an autopsy.
No case was lodged and none was arrested in this connection. (ANI)