Alexa 2 Jabale Nur drivers among 3 get life-term

Dhaka, Sunday   19 January 2020

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Rajib-Dia killing case

2 Jabale Nur drivers among 3 get life-term

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:05 PM, 1 December 2019   Updated: 06:12 PM, 1 December 2019

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A Dhaka court today has ordered the life imprisonment of three people including the driver of Jabal-e-Noor Transport in the case of the murder of two students of Shaheed Ramiz Uddin Cantonment College.

The convicts are two drivers Masum Billah and Zubair and driver's assistant Kazi Asad. The other accused bus owner Jahangir Alam and the driver's assistant Enayet were acquitted.

Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Imrul Quaish announced the verdict on Sunday.

Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Imrul Quaish fixed the day for declaring the verdict after the state and opposition arguments were presented on November 14. In the case, 37 of the 41 witnesses testified.

According to the case, on July 29, 2019, two students of Shaheed Ramiz Uddin Cantonment College named Abdul Karim Rajib (17) of the 12th class and Dia Khanom Mim (16) of 11th class were killed in bus rivalries of two buses owned Jabal Nur transport in MES bus stand when they were waiting in bus line in front of Kurmitola General Hospital on the capital’s airport road.

On the day of the incident, Mim's father Jahangir Alam filed a case with the cantonment police station.

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