Man to die for killing wife in Khulna


A Khulna court sentenced a man to death for killing his wife in 2019.

The condemned convict is Mahmud Alam, a police constable of Khulna Shiromoni Armed Police Battalion and son of Jabed Ali of Jamalnagar village in Ashashuni upazila in Satkhira district.

Public Safety Disturbance Crime Prevention Tribunal of Khulna Judge Md Saifuzzaman handed down the verdict.

According to the prosecution, Zohana Akter Usha, wife of Mahmud in Khan Jahan area of Khulna, was strangulated to death by her husband over family feud on April 6, 2019.

Sohel Islam, victim’s brother, lodged a complaint with Khan Zahan Ali Police Station.

On August 15, 2019, police submitted a chagesheet against Mahmud in the case.

After examining the records and witnesses, the tribunal handed down the verdict.

Source: United News of Bangladesh