Businessman murder: Ex-wife among four get death
A Dhaka court on Thursday sentenced four people including a woman in connection with the murder of businessman Monir Hossain at Kamrangirchar in the capital.
Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 Judge Abu Zafar Md Qamruzzaman delivered the verdict.
The condemned convicts are: victim Monir’s former wife Swarna Akter Kakoli, Md Anwar Hossain Molla, Md Sharif Matabbar and Md Ibrahim Khalil.
Of the convicts, Sharif and Khalil are at large. The court has issued arrest warrant against them.
According to the prosecution, real estate businessman Monir went missing after he left his Tejgaon house on April 17, 2013.
The next day, Monir's severed body parts were recovered from Kamrangirchar.
His wife Hasina identified the body in the Mitford Hospital.
Swarna and Molla were arrested in connection with a case filed by Hasina.
In her statement, Swarna told the court that Monir was killed as he divorced her.