Sons, their wives get life for killing mother

Our Correspondent

2 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

BOGURA: A court here on Wednesday afternoon sentenced two sons and their wives to life term imprisonment for killing their mother in 2008.

Bogura Additional District and Sessions Judge Begum Israt Jahan delivered the verdict.

The lifers are Jahir Uddin, 44, his wife Rehana Bibi 40; Yasin Ali, and his wife Rahima Bibi, 36, residents of Talibpur village in Shibganj upazila.

They were also fined Tk 20,000 each, in default, to suffer six more months in jail.

According to the prosecution, the convicts killed Jahura on July 7, 2008, as she gave 40 decimal of land to her youngest son Jasim Uddin. Later, they dumped the body into a land near their house.

Jasim filed a murder case with Shibganj Police Station in this connection.