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5 get life imprisonment in Khulna murder case

 Khulna Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:40 PM, 28 February 2021  

5 get life imprisonment in Khulna murder case

5 get life imprisonment in Khulna murder case

A local court today sentenced five people to life imprisonment in a case field over killing drug dealer Akbar Ali at Naksha village of Koyra upazila in Khulna.

Khulna Additional District and Sessions Judge Yarb Hossain passed the verdict on Sunday noon.

The convicts are Mamun Gazi, Mosharraf Hossain, Nurur Rahman, Sheikh Sajidur Rahman and Sheikh Matiar Rahman. All five accused were present in the court when the verdict was announced.

Besides, the court also fined them Tk 20,000 each, in default of which they will have to serve six more months in jail.

Akbar Ali was hacked to death by miscreants on the morning of July 26, 2013 over land dispute. Rabiul Islam, son of the deceased, became the plaintiff in the case and filed a case mentioning the names of six persons. The court passed the verdict after the testimony of 21 witnesses.

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