Two to die for killing teenage boy in Pirojpur
PIROJPUR, Nov 14: A court here on Wednesday sentenced two persons to death and fined each Tk 50,000 for killing a teenage boy in 2012.
The convicts are: Shahed Hawlader, 31, of Gosantara Village, and Liton Akan, 29, of Biraljuri Village in Kawkhali Upazila of the district.
Of them, Shahed was tried in absentia.
District Additional and Sessions Judge Mohammad Shamsul Haque delivered the verdict.
According to the prosecution, Liton and Sahed called Uzzal out of his house at Biraljuri Village on July 8, 2012, and took him to Aspardi Village where they killed him.
They also took away Tk 12,500 and a mobile phone set from him after the killing.
On July 12, locals spotted Uzzal's body and informed police.
On the same day, the victim's father filed a case in this connection against four people, including Liton Akan as prime accused.