Man to die for killing cousin in Mymensingh

14 May, 2019 12:00 AM printer

MYMENSINGH: A court here on Monday sentenced a man to death for killing his cousin over land dispute at Paika Shimul village of Muktagacha upazila in 2013, reports UNB.

The convict is Rakibul Islam Rakin, 35, son of Abdur Razzak of Paika Shimul village in the upazila.

According to the case statement, on October 19, 2013, Rakib took his cousin Maruf, a school student, to a remote place in the name of catching birds and hacked him to death.

Rakib dumped Maruf’s body in a pond. Later Maruf’s family members recovered the body.

Two days after the incident, victim’s mother filed a case with Muktagacha Police Station .