A Chandpur court has awarded death sentence to a man and life term imprisonment to two others for killing a teenage girl after violating her at Faridganj upazila in the district.
Judge of District and Sessions Judge’s Court in Chandpur Md Julfikar Ali delivered the verdict on Wednesday. The court also fined the convicts Tk 10,000 each.
The death row convict is Saiful, son of Oliullah Sheikh of Gulisha village of Chandpur sadar upazila. The two other convicts are- Miraz, son of Chunnu Member of Sobhanpur village of the same upazila, and Nuru Islam alias Leda, son of Muslim Radri of East Gulisha village.
All of the convicts are absconding after securing bail. According to the case statement, the convicts raped and killed teenager Jesmin Akhter, daughter of Chunnu Mia of South Harina village at Faridganj upazila, on January 25 in 2015. On the next day, locals discovered the body in a crop field. Later, a case was
recorded with Faridganj police station in this regard.