Man awarded life term for killing wife in Noakhali

9 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

NOAKHALI: A court here on Monday awarded life term imprisonment to a man for killing his wife in Begumganj upazila of the district on February 07, 2015, reports BSS.

The court also fined convict Farhadul Islam, son of Nurul Huda, a resident of Hgatla-Kadirpur of the upazila, Taka one lakh, a court official said. According to prosecution, Farhadul along with his other family members killed his wife Amena Begum, 27, on February 7, 2015 over family feud.

After the incident, Aleya Begum, elder sister of the victim, filed a murder case with Begumganj police station against five persons including Farhadul. Police submitted charge sheet after investigation.

Later, Additional District and Session Judge M Faruque after examining 17 witnesses and evidences handed down the verdict.