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One to die, 2 gets life for murder in Narail case

  • Our Correspondent
  • 4 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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NARAIL: A court here on Wednesday has sentenced a man to death, and two persons to life term imprisonment for killing a woman.

District and Sessions Judge Mashiar Rahman passed the verdict on Wednesday morning.

The condemned convict Selim Sarder was also fined Tk 10,000, in default, to serve six months more in jail.

Life-term convicts are Selim’s mother Momena Begum and Sajjad Khan. They all are residents of Bhawakhali area in the district town.

Of the convicts, Momena Begum was present in the dock during the verdict.

According to the prosecution, the convicts beat up their neighbour Halima Begum to death on May 17, 2014 following a dispute.

After examining records and witnesses, the court handed down the verdict, the district Public Prosecutor (APP) confirmed.