A Jamlpur court on Sunday sentenced a man to death for killing his five-month-old son at Tupkarchar village in Bakshiganj upazila of Jamalpur in 2011.
The condemned convict is day labourer Md Mostofa, son of Abdur Rahim, hailing from Dudhnai Gajari Jura village in Jhenaighati upazila of Sherpur.The court also fined him Tk 50,000.
Jamalpur District and Sessions Judges’ Court Judge Md Jufiqar Ali Khan handed down the verdict this noon.
Jamalpur Judge Court public prosecution (PP) Nirmal Kanti Bhadra confirmed this information.
According to PP, the convict killed his minor boy over family feud on May 20, 2011.
Later, victim’s mother filed a case against Mostofa with Bakshiganj Police Station in this connection.