CHATTOGRAM A court here today sentenced one person to
death for killing his wife in Boalkhali upazila of the district in 2010.
District Judge of Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Moshiur
Rahman Khan passed the order.
The court also fined the convict, Jahangir Alam of Ahola Sadarpara of the
upazila, Taka 50 thousand, court sources said.
According to prosecution, the convict killed his wife Shamima Akhter for
dowry on December 29 in 2010.
Later, victim's brother Mohammad Solaiman filed a case with Boalkhali
police station on February 18 in 2011, against Jahangir Alam.
Police submitted charge-sheet before the court on June 14 of the same year
while the court framed charges on February 2 in 2012.
The judge after examining the witnesses and evidences handed down the
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)