Judicial

Man gets life term for killing wife in Natore

A Natore court has sentenced a man to life term imprisonment for killing his wife in 2016.

Senior District and Sessions Judge Md Sharif Uddin pronounced the judgement at noon.

The court also fined lifer Shahin Mondol Tk 10,000, in default, to suffer six months more imprisonment.

According to the prosecution, the convict strangulated his wife Champa Khatun to death as she refused to provide dowry following his demand on January 20, 2016.

Champa’s father Afsar Miaji lodged a complaint with Baraigram Police.

Later, police submitted a charge sheet against accused Shahin.

After examining the records and witnesses, Judge Md Sharif Uddin handed down the verdict.

Source: United News of Bangladesh