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Man gets life for killing sister-in-law in Kushtia

Man gets life for killing sister-in-law in Kushtia

KUSHTIA: A court on Monday sentenced a man to life imprisonment for killing his sister-in-law at Daulatpur upazila in Kushtia district in 2013.

Kushtia Additional District and Sessions Judge Md Tajul Islam handed down the verdict in the afternoon.

The convict is Shukur Malitha, a resident of Pashchim Char Ramkrishnapur area in the upazila.

The court also fined him Tk 20,000, in default, he will have to suffer one year more in jail.

Anup Kumar Nandi, public prosecutor of the court, confirmed the matter.

According to the prosecution, Shukur struck his sister-in-law Rawshana, wife of Abdul Jalil, with a spade on March 20 in 2013 over family feud when she was working at the yard, leaving her dead on the spot.