Man to die for killing father
A court in Khagrachhari on Wednesday convicted a man and sentenced him to death for killing his father in 2014.
The condemned convict is Erfan Ali, 29, son of Jasim Uddin of Sadu Karbari Para area in Ramgarh upazila.
The court also fined him Tk 5,000, said public prosecutor Bidhan Kanungo.
According to the case statement, drug addict Erfan hacked his father Jasim to death in his sleep on 24 February 2014, for not getting money for drugs.
Later, Jasim's wife Anwara lodged a case accusing their son Erfan with Ramgarh Police Station.
After examining the records and witnesses, District and Sessions Judge Reza Md Alamgir Hasan handed down the verdict.