A Dhaka court on Sunday sentenced three people to death in a case filed over the murder of a woman and her son in the capital’s Kakrail area in 2017.
The condemned convicts are victim’s husband Abdul Karim, his second wife Sharmin Akter Mukta and Mukta’s brother Al-Amin Jony.
Judge Md Rabiul Alam of the Additional Metropolitan Session’s Judge Court-3 of Dhaka handed down the verdict.
Shamsunnahar and her son Shawon were killed in their Kakrail residence on November 1, 2017.
Shamsunnahar’s brother Ashraf Ali filed a case against her husband Karim, his second wife Mukta and Mukta’s brother Jony the following day.
Inspector (Investigation) of Ramna Police Station Ali Hossain on July 16, 2018, pressed charges the trio.
On January 31, 2019, the same court framed charges against the accused.