Three get death penalty for killing mother, son in Rajshashai


BP Country Desk

A tribunal in Rajshahi gave death penalty to three people for killing a woman and her son in 2014.

Rajshahi Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge Anup Kumar passed the order  around 11:30am.

The condemned convicts are: Abul Hossain Master, 52, Habibur Rahman, 40, and suspended BGB member Abdur Razzak, 35.

The tribunal also sentenced four others to life term imprisonment. They are: Abdullah Al Kafi, 22, Ruhul Amin, 30, Rustam Ali, 26, and Manir, 23.

According to the case statement, Aklima Begum, 45, and her son Jahid Hasan, 25, were slaughtered at their house at Deula village in Bagmara Upazila on November 14, 2014.

Aklima's elder son Dulal Hossain filed a case with Bagmara Police Station accusing some unknown people.

The case was sent to the tribunal from district judge court in April this year for its disposal, said state lawyer Entazul Haque Babu.