Woman gets life for killing husband


A court in Narayanganj convicted a woman and sentenced her to a lifetime rigorous imprisonment for killing her husband

Additional district and session judge Sabina Yasmin handed the verdict in a crowded courtroom on Thursday in presence of the convict, Public Prosecutor Jasmin Ahmed said. The convict has been identified as Rusina Akter, wife of slain Sirajul Islam, a tenant in Nurbagh area of Narayangan’s Fatulla. According to the prosecution, Sirajul’s body was recovered near his bedroom on October 24, 2003. 

The body bore several marks of stabbing.

Later, Safiqul Islam, younger brother of the victim, filed a murder case with Fatulla Model Police Station accusing Sirajul’s wife.