4 get life term over killing SSC examinee
A court in Feni on Monday sentenced four people to life term imprisonment for killing an SSC examinee in Parshuram upazila of Feni in 2015.
The lifers are: Abdur Rahim, 19, Omar Faruk, 22, Nur Alam Bhuiyan, 20, and Swapan Bhuiyan, 21.
The court fined the convicts Tk 10,000 each, in default they have to suffer 6 months more in jail.
According to the prosecution, on June 29 in 2015, the convict people called Shuvo Baidya, 16, a resident of Pashchim Anantapur village, out of his house at night. Later, they tied Shuvo with a rope and strangulated him to death before demanding Tk 1 lakh from his father.
Shuvo was an SSC candidate from Parshuram High School.
The victim's fathe Sadhan Baidya filed a case with Parshuram Police Station accusing the four.
Parshuram Police Station inspector Md Rahmat Ullah submitted charge sheet in the case on September 19, 2015.
After examining the records and 16 witnesses, district and sessions judge Sayeed Ahmed pronounced the verdict.