3 get death over Khulna murder
Published : Thursday, 29 October, 2020 at 2:46 PM Count : 175
A court in Khulna has convicted three persons and sentenced them to death for killing a van driver in Batiaghata upazila in 2019.
Khulna District and Sessions Judge Moshiur Rahman delivered the verdict on Thursday in presence of the convicts.
The condemned convicts are Md Rabiul Islam, Bony Amin Sheikh and Md Shahidul Islam. The court fined them Tk 20,000 each. In default, they have to suffer seven years more regorous imprisonment.
According to the case statement, on August 19, 2019, victim Rashedul Islam Gazi went out of his house in Joypur village in the upazila and did not return home. The next day, police recovered his beheaded body from beside Amir Hamja's garden.
Rashedul Islam's father Halim Gazi filed a murder case with Batiaghata Police Station.