Rangpur Special District and Sessions Judge Sayeed Tareq handed down the sentence against convicts Ansar Ali and his wife Sakina Begum on Sunday
A court has sentenced a couple to life term rigorous imprisonment for murdering their daughter at Kaludaripara village under Badarganj upazila in Rangpur about nine years ago.
Rangpur Special District and Sessions Judge Sayeed Tareq handed down the sentence against convicts Ansar Ali and his wife Sakina Begum on Sunday, reports BSS.
The prosecution says the convicts murdered their daughter Momena Begum, 27, following a family squabble with her and buried the body inside their cowshed on August 4, 2008.
Being informed, Badarganj police rushed to the spot, exhumed the body, sent it for autopsy to Rangpur Medical College Hospital morgue and filed a murder case in this connection the next day.
After investigation, Badarganj police submitted a charge sheet against the father and mother of the deceased to the court.
After examining witnesses and evidences of the case, the court found the couple guilty and pronounced the verdict against them.
Assistant Public Prosecutor Advocate Joynal, stood on behalf of the state while senior lawyer Advocate Ariful Islam defended the accused.