A Netrokona court on Monday sentenced a man to death for killing his father over land related dispute in 2006.
The condemned convict is Abdul Hekim, 40, son of late Budu Miah of Kutubpur in Kendua upazila of the district, reports UNB.
According to the prosecution, an altercation ensued between Abdul Hekim and his father Budu Miah over a land related issue on October 8, 2006.
At one stage, Hekim stabbed Budu indiscriminately with a sharp weapon, leaving him dead on the spot.
Informed, police arrested Hekim with the help of local people.
Riton, nephew of the deceased, filed a murder case against Hekim.
Police submitted charge sheet against him on November 30, 2006.
After examining the records and six witnesses, Additional District and Sessions Judge Abdul Hamid handed down the verdict today (Monday).