Nur Hossain gets life imprisonment in arm case...

Dhaka, Sunday   17 January 2021

Nur Hossain gets life imprisonment in arm case

 Narayanganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:47 PM, 6 January 2021  

Nur Hossain gets life imprisonment in arm case

Nur Hossain gets life imprisonment in arm case

Nur Hossain, who was sentenced to death in seven murder cases in Narayanganj, has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court in an arms case. He has also been acquitted in another case filed over extortion.

Narayanganj District and Sessions Judge Sabina Yasmin passed the verdict on Wednesday afternoon. 

Additional Public Prosecutor of the court Jasmeen Ahmed confirmed the matter to Daily Bangladesh.

She said that on August 3, 2014, police filed an arms case against Nur Hossain at Siddhirganj police station. The court sentenced Nur Hossain, the only accused in the case, to life imprisonment after the testimony of six people. 

She added that Nur Hossain has been acquitted in another case filed over extortion by the same court. At the same time, seven other accused in the case have also been acquitted.

Earlier in the morning, accused Nur Hossain produced before the Narayanganj court from Kashimpur jail. After the verdict was announced, he was taken to Kashimpur jail again.

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