Joypurhat : A Joypurhat court on Wednesday sentenced two brothers to life term imprisonment for kill-ing a man in Kalandpur village under Panchbibi upazila of the district in 2005.
They are – Md. Anisur Rahman and Md. Nazrul Islam, sons of Ofir Uddin of Kalandpur village of the upazila.
Additional District and Sessions Judge-second court, judge Md. Abbas Uddin pronounced the judgement this afternoon.
The court also fined them Taka 10,000 each.
According to the prosecution, Quddus was married to Sheola Khatun, daughter of Sirajul Islam of Atul village of Panchbibi upazila. On the night of November 20, 2005, Sheola Khatun got into a quarrel with Quddus and she called the accused. At one stage, the accused hit Quddus with sticks and local weapons, leaving Quddus dead on the spot.
Later, a case was filed at Panchbibi Police Station following a complaint lodged by the victim’s elder brother Lutfar Rahman.
Police submitted the chargesheet against them in court. After examining the records and witnesses, the court found them guilty.