Kushtia, July 29 (UNB) – A court here on Monday sentenced two people to death and six others to life term imprisonment for killing a minor boy in Chourhas area of Sadar upazila in 2011.
Kushtia Women and Child Repression Prevention Court Judge Munshi Md Moshiur Rahman passed the order.
The death sentence awarded convicts were- Zahed Ibne Shahid alias Rana, son of Shahidul Islam of Chourhas area in Sadar upazila and Mostafizur Rahman alias Sajib, son of Golam Mostafa of Shailkupa upazila in Jhenidah.
The court also fined each of the eight convicts Tk 50,000. The death sentence awarded convicts have to pay the money by selling their assets while six other lifers have to serve one more year in jail in default.
As per the case statement, the convicts had beaten an eleven years old boy Lalchand, son of Nur Islam to death on March 3 in 2011 in Chourhas area over previous enmity and fled.
Victim’s father filed a case with Sadar Police Station in this regard.