Man sentenced to death in Ctg double murder case
Published : Wednesday, 23 October, 2019 at 4:56 PM Count : 173
A man has been sentenced to death for killing an elderly woman and her child domestic help in her house under Kotwali Police Station in Chattogram 10 years ago.
Chattogram's Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge Zannatul Ferdous on Wednesday delivered the verdict against Md Solaiman, 32.
According to the prosecution, the condemned convict Solaiman was also sentenced to 10 years' rigorous imprisonment and fined Tk 10,000 after he was found guilty of snatching away.
According to the case statement, Nurzahan Begum, 70, along with her son Faruque Hossain and domestic help Popy, 7, lived in her three-storey building in Bandel By Lance area.
On August 18, 2009, Faruque went out of home for his business establishment. At night he returned home and found the bodies of his mother and the domestic worker.
Prosecution's lawyer Taslim Uddin said the condemned convict Solaiman entered the septuagenarian's house saying to take rent house. Later, he slaughtered the woman to loot goods. He also stabbed Popy to death after she witnessed incident.
After committing the homicide, Solaiman along with Nurzahan Begum's gold ornaments weighing around three tola fled the scene.
Later, Faruque filed a case in this connection.