Natore man sentenced to death for killing wife
Published : Tuesday, 1 December, 2020 at 1:44 PM Count : 178
A court in Natore on Tuesday sentenced a man to life term imprisonment for killing his wife in 2017.
Condemned convict Rubel Hossain is a resident of Shibpur village in Boraigram upazila.
The court also fined the convict Tk 1 lakh and asked him to provide the money to the parents of victim Fatema Khatun as compensation.
According to the prosecution, Rubel had a quarrel with his wife Fatem over dowry on September 26, 2017. As Fatema refused to bring money from her parents, Rubel killed her.
Later, the victim's sister Aklima filed a case at Boraigram Police Station.
Rubel was arrested after the case was filed.
After examining the record and witnesses, Natore Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Mohammad Imdadul Haque delivered the verdict.