JHALAKATI: A court here on Thursday sentenced three people to death in a murder case.
The lifers were also fined with Tk 20,000 each.They are Gias Mollik, 45, of Deuri village, Shahin Bhuiya, 34, of Kistakathi village and Joynal Kadi, 45, of Mirzapur village, in Sadar upazila.
Of them Shahin and Joynal were present in the court during the verdict while Gias was absconding.
After examining the records and witnesses, District and Sessions Judge Md Shahidullah delivered the verdict.
According to the prosecution, the convicts slaughtered Shahadat Hossain, a shop manager, on April 21, 2014. Later, the beheaded body of Shahadat was found floating in the River Sugandhya on April 23 the same year.