A Khulna court has sentenced nine people, including a former UP chairman, to death for the murder of Narail Awami League leader Probhash Roy.
The Khulna Speedy Trial Tribunal declared the verdict on Sunday, within a year of the incident. All the convicts were present in the court.
They court also fined them with Tk 50,000 each.
The convicts are Bhadrabila union council chairman Sajidur Rahman Mina alias Sahid, Md. Ilias Mina, Ashikur Mina alias Ashik, Rasel Mina, Enayet Mollah, Yeasin Mollah, Mamun Mina, Bashar Mollah and Rabiul Mollah alias Rabiul Sheikh.
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