9 get capital punishment for killing Jubo League leader
A court in Chapainawabganj has awarded nine people capital punishment and two others life imprisonment for killing Jubo League leader Monirul Islam.
The court also fined the convicts Tk 2 lakh each.
After examining the records and witness, Faridpur Additional District and Sessions Judge M Shawkat Ali handed down the judgement on Thursday.
However, four accused were acquitted from charges as they were found not guilty.
According to the case statement, assailants gunned down Monirul, Shahbajpur union's ward-1 Jubo League general secretary, near Shbganj upazila Stadium on October 24, 2014.