Kakrail mother, son murder: 3 to walk gallows
A Dhaka court has sentenced three people to death in a case filed over the sensational murder of a mother and her son in Dhaka's Kakrail in 2017.
The condemned convicts are Abdul Karim, husband of slain Shamsunnahar, Karim's second wife Sharmin Akter Mukta and Mukta's brother Al-Amin Jonny.
Third Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge of Dhaka Rabiul Alam delivered the verdict on Sunday.
The court also fined the trio Tk 20,000 each.
On January 10, the Judge fixed today for the verdict after conclusion of arguments.
Shamsunnahar Karim, 45, and her 17-year-old son Sajjadul Karim Shaon were slaughtered at their 79/1 Anjuman Mofidul Islam Road house at Kakrail on November 1, 2017.
Slain Shamsunnahar's brother Ashraf Ali filed a murder case on the following night accusing three persons.
Ramna Police Station Inspector (Investigation) Ali Hossain on July 16, 2018, filed charge sheet against Karim, Mukta and Jonny. Dhaka 3rd Additional Metropolitan Session Judge Robiul Islam framed charges against the accused on January 31, 2019.