A Gazipur court has awarded death penalties to three persons, including two brothers, for murdering an auto-rickshaw driver in Kaliakoir upazila in 2013.
Gazipur District and Session Judge AKM Enamul Haque passed the order on Wednesday, reports BSS.
The convicts are Mehedi Hassan alias Babu, Md Alomgir Hossein and Delowar Hossein. Of the convicts, Delowar Hossein is still at large.
According to the case, auto-rickshaw driver Hider Ali, an inhabitant of Lalmonirhat district used to live in Kaliakoir upazila. He went missing in the afternoon of December 26, 2013. Police recovered his body from Ratonpur area of the upazila on the following day.
Hider’s elder brother Shafiqul Islam had filed a murder case with Kaliakoir police station.