3 to die for child’s murder


PV Desk : A Mymensingh court has sentenced three people to death for the murder of a child in Tarakanda in 2011.
The Mymensingh Additional Sessions Judge’s Court announced the verdict on Tuesday.
The death row convicts are Akbar Ali, 40, Akram Hossain, 35, and Tanvir Hassan Anis, 32.
Akbar and Tanvir were present to hear the verdict, while Akram is at large.
Each of the convicts has also been fined Tk 50,000: a failure to pay will result in six months in prison, said state counsel Sanjib Sarkar Sanju.
On Aug 30, 2011 the suspects hacked 13-year-old Sujon, also known as Cheton Pandit, to death over the sale of a mobile phone, according to case details. The body was later found by a local pond.