|Published : 29 Nov 2016, 17:30:24|
Four gets life sentence for murder in Barguna
A Barguna court on Tuesday sentenced four to life term imprisonment for killing one at Betmor village under Pathorghata upazila of the district in 2005.
The court also fined them Tk 100,000 each.
The convicts are Nurul Islam, 45, Siddiqur Rahman,40, Jahanara Begum, 38, and Jabed Ali, residents of the same area, a court official said.
Additional District and Session Judge M Abu Taher pronounced the verdict in presence of the convicted persons.
The prosecution story, in brief, is that the convicts killed their neighbour Mizan on September 9, 2005.
After his death, the victim's sister Munni Begum filed a case with Pathorghata Police Station.
Police, after investigation of the case, submitted charge sheet before the court against the convicted persons.
Later, the Judge, after examining 21 witnesses and evidence, found them guilty and handed down the punishment, according to BSS. - IH