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Four get death, another life term for killing sub-registrar in Kushtia

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 21st September, 2021 01:53:11 PM
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Four get death, another life term for killing sub-registrar in Kushtia

A Kushtia court on Tuesday sentenced four men to death and another to life term imprisonment in a case filed for killing sub-registrar in Sadar upazila of Kushtia in 2018.

Judge of Kushtia First Additional District and Sessions Judge Court Tajul Islam handed down the verdict in presence of the accused this morning.

The death row convict are Saidul Islam, 37, Faruq Hossain, 38, Kamal Sheikh, 40 and Mashiul Alam, 40 while life life awardee is  Monwar Hossain Dablu, 38.

Public Prosecutor of the court Anup Kumar said that the convicts stabbed and then strangled the sub-registrar named Nur Mohammad Shah, 50 of Kushtia Sadar upazila at his rented flat in the district town's Arupara area on October 8, 2018.

He was rushed to Kushtia General Hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.

Later in the day, Kamruzzaman, younger brother of the deceased, filed a murder case with Kushtia Model Police Station against some unidentified persons.