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Death-row convict hanged in Rajshahi prison

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  • 2 December, 2022 12:00 AM
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Death-row convict hanged in Rajshahi prison

RAJSHAHI: A murder case death-row convict was hanged at Rajshahi jail on Wednesday night.

The execution of convict Rokibor Rahman alias Okibar was executed around 10pm.

Rokibor was convicted in 1999 in a murder case. As his mercy petition has been rejected by the President, the jail authorities executed the execution on Wednesday night.

The prison senior jail super Abdul Jalil confirmed the matter. The body was handed over to the family after autopsy.