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3 get life imprisonment for killing housewife

 Kishoreganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:42 PM, 31 March 2021  

3 get life imprisonment for killing housewife

3 get life imprisonment for killing housewife

A local court today sentenced three people, including a husband and wife, to life imprisonment in a case filed over killing a housewife at Pakundia in Kishoreganj. At the same time, they were fined Tk 1,00,000 each.

First Additional District and Sessions Judge Abdur Rahim passed the verdict on Wednesday noon. One of the accused has been acquitted due to his death.

The convicts are Mozammel Haque of Maizhati Konapara village in Patuabhanga union of the upazila, his wife Sajeda Khatun and Kamruzzaman. Among them, Kamruzzaman is a fugitive.

Court PP Jeevan Kumar Roy said Mozammel Haque of the same village had a dispute with Abdul Qaddus, a farmer from Konapara village. Following the dispute, on the evening of May 8, 2009, the accused beat Abdul Quddus' wife Siddique Begum to death.

Following the murder, Abdul Quddus, husband of the deceased, filed a case against the four at Pakundia police station. Police filed a charge sheet against them in court following the investigation, on August 6, 2010. The court gave the verdict after a long trial.