Lone accused gives confessional statement before a Dhaka court
A son pleaded guilty to killing his mother over family feud in the capital’s Jatrabari area on Monday.
Sajib, the lone accused of the murder case eagerly agreed to give a confessional statement when he was produced before the court of Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Shahinur Rahman.
The investigating officer of the case prayed for deposition of the confessional statement of the accused under Section 164 of the Code of Criminal Procedure.
Following the prayer, the court recorded the accused’s confessional statement and ordered him to be sent to jail.
Earlier, on Saturday night, RAB 10 conducted a special drive in Aralia area under Gazaria police station of Munshiganj and arrested Sajib.
According to the case, Sajib locked into a quarrel with his mother Parveen Akhter, 45, on the night of April 30 over a family dispute.
At one stage, Sajib hit his mother’s face with a brick. Parveen sustained serious injuries and was rushed to the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where on-duty doctors declared her dead.
A murder case was filed at Jatrabari police station in this incident on the following day.