5 to die for killing child after kidnapping in Dinajpur

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5 to die for killing child after kidnapping in Dinajpur

 Dinajpur Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:52 PM, 5 February 2020   Updated: 06:53 PM, 5 February 2020

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A Dinajpur court today sentenced 5 people to death for killing a child after kidnapping. 

District and Sessions Judge Sharif Uddin Ahmed handed down the verdict in presence of convicts which filed about five years ago, this afternoon.

The convicts with death are- Zillur Rahman of Kadirnagar village of Ghoraghat upazila and his brother Jewel Islam, Mamunur Rashid Mamun of the same village, Feroz Kabir and Bullet Mia.

Court's APP Mehbub Hasan Liton Chowdhury said, that on November 11, 2015, a four-year-old boy named Parsh Shah was abducted for ransom. Later he was killed and police recovered his body the day after the abduction.

Parsh is the son of Keshab Shah of Kadirnagar village of Ghoraghat upazila. Keshab Shah filed a case against five persons at Ghoraghat police station in connection with the murder. Police later filed charge sheets against the five. After the evidence, the court convicted all the accused and sentenced them to death, said APP Mehbub.