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Three to die for killing trader in Brahmanbaria

  • Our Correspondent
  • 13 September, 2022 12:00 AM
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Three to die for killing trader in Brahmanbaria

BRAHMANBARIA: A court here on Monday sentenced three people to death and another to life imprisonment for killing a local trader at Akhaura upazila in the district in 2015.

Brahmanbaria District and Sessions Judge Sharmin Nihar handed down the verdict this afternoon.

The condemned convicts are Zakir Khan, 41, Mahbub Khan, 29, and Gazi Khan, 64, residents of Chanpur Uttarpara village in the upazila. The lifer is Amanat Khan, 66.

Advocate Azad Rakib Ahmed, public prosecutor of the court, confirmed the matter.

According to the prosecution, Sharif Khan was killed by the convicts on August 6 in 2015 over a dispute of boundary.

Mazeda Begum, wife of the victim, filed a case with Akhaura Police Station accusing five people. Amir Khan, another accused in the case, died before the trial.