NOAKHALI: A court in Noakhali on Sunday sentenced a man to death for killing his wife at Begumganj upazila in the district in 2002.
The court also fined him Tk 50,000. Noakhali Special Judge Court Judge ANM Morshed Khan handed down the verdict.
Emdad Hossain Kaishore, public prosecutor of the court, confirmed the matter.
According to the prosecution, Moin Uddin killed his wife Bibi Fatema Akter Poli on August 31, 2002.
The day after the incident, victim’s father, Ibrahim Miah, filed a case with Begumganj Model Police Station.
After investigation, police submitted a charge-sheet against the accused to the court.
On Sunday, the court delivered the verdict after taking depositions of 17 witnesses.