Husband to die for killing wife in Netrakona
19 March 2015, Nirapad News: A court sentenced one person to death for killing his wife at Sholpa-Maizhati village under Kendua upazila of the district in 2009. Additional District and Session Judge Mohammad Abdul Hamid pronounced the verdict. The convicted is Rubel Miah, 30, of the same area.
The prosecution story, in brief, is that Rubel used to torture his wife Fatema Khatun, 22, for dowry since after their marriage.
Rubel locked into an altercation with his wife on August 2009 as she refused to bring money from her parent’s house. At one stage of their altercation, he slaughtered Fatema to death.
After the incident, victim’s elder brother Shafiqul Islam filed a murder case with Kendua thana on August 26, 2009.
After completing investigation of the case, police submitted charge-sheet before the court against Rubel on September 29, 2009.
Later, the judge after examining the witnesses and evidences announced the judgment in presence of Rubel.