3 get death for murder of schoolboy

Staff Correspondent
16 January 2020, Thu
Published: 07:42

3 get death for murder of schoolboy

Gaibandha court has handed down the death penalty to three people for the murder of a school student after his abduction in 2015. District and Sessions Judge Dilip Kumar Bhowmik announced the verdict on Thursday.

Also jailed eight other suspects in the case for five years in jail and imposed a Tk 100,000 fine on each of them with an additional six-month prison term in the event of a failure to pay it.

Ashiqur Rahman Shamya (14) the son of the mayor of Gobindagang municipality Ataur Rahman Sarkar, was kidnapped on Sept 24, 2015.