|Published : 22 Sep 2016, 10:16:10|
Three get life sentences for murder in Jessore
A Jessore court on Wednesday convicted three people and sentenced them to life term imprisonment for killing a man in 1997.
The convicts were identified as Monajat Gain, son of Haider Ali, Shahjahan Gain of Sharsha upazila, and Yunus Ali of Jhikorgaccha upazila of Jessore district.
According to the prosecution, Ayub Ali was hacked to death by the convicts over previous enmity at Chatkapota village in Sharsha upazila on October 23, 1997.
A case was filed with Sharsha upazila afterwards.
Police submitted charge sheet against four people including the three convicts on November 20, 2004.
After examining records and witnesses, District Special Judge Nitai Chandra Saha handed down the verdict while acquitted Hamzer Ali as allegations brought against him could not be proved; according to a news agency.