Two get life for killing student

Khulna Correspondent

A Khulna court on Wednesday sentenced two people to life term imprisonment for killing a student of government BL College in the city.

The convicts are Arif Sheikh, 30, and Rahmat Ali, 24. The court fined Taka 5,000 each, in default; they will be imprisoned one more year. The court also acquitted 12 accused of  the case.

Judge Md Nazrul Islam of Special Tribunal of Khulna handed down the verdict in presence of all 14 people accused in the case.

The court sources said the two accused hacked Abdullah Al Foysal, 26, a fourth year student of government B L College to death on the night of June 20, 2017 at Deana Purbopara Hospital area in the city.

His father Faruk Hossain Molla filed a murder case with Daulatpur Police Station on the next day.

Sheikh Abu Bakkar, Inspector of Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) pressed a charge sheet to the court accusing 14 people on March 8, 2018.