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4 sentenced to death for murder

  • Published at 07:38 pm October 9th, 2018
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Wife of the victim is also among convicted four people

A Brahmanbaria court on Tuesday sentenced a woman and three others to death for killing her husband over extramarital affair in 2009.

The convicts are Kohinur Begum, Doha alias Duissa, Abul Khayer and Golap Mia. Among the convicts, Abul Khayer was tried in absentia.

According to the prosecution, Kohinur, wife of Shahjahan Khan of Jalshuka village in Nabinagar upazila, developed an extramarital relation with Doha. 

On December 2, 2009, she along with Doha and two others killed Shahjahan.

Later, Shahajahan’s father Abdul Bari filed a case with Nabinagar Police Station.

After an investigation, police submitted a chargesheet against six people in the case.

After examining the records and witnesses, Additional District and Sessions Judge Sheikh Razia Sultana handed down the verdict.