A Narail court on Sunday sentenced a man to death and three others to life imprisonment for killing a man over land dispute in 2014.
The condemned convict is Alamgir Bhuiyan, 50, while the lifers are- Alamgir’s father Sayen Uddin Bhuiyan, his brothers Habibur Rahman Bhuiyan, 55, and Jungu Bhuiyan of Kalinagar village of Narail.
District and Sessions Judge Munshi Md Moshiar Rahman handed down the verdict. The court also fined Alamgir Tk 50,000.
All the accused except Jangu Bhuiyan were present on the dock when the verdict was announced.
According to the case statement, the convicts had a land-related dispute with Rabiul Islam Bhuiyan, the plaintiff in the case, in Kalinagar village of Naragati in Narail.
Later, an arbitration meeting was held between the two sides on January 18, 2014. On the same day, the plaintiff's brother Firoz Bhuiyan was stabbed to death at Kalingar Bazar area.