A Gopalgonj court has sentenced a man to death for killing his wife in 2014 in Sadar upazila of the district.
District Judge of Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Md Haider
Ali Khandker handed down the verdict to Shahidul Mollah, hailed from Mosra
village in the upazila.
According to the prosecution, on November 20 in 2014, Shahidul Mollah strangled his wife Lovly to death outside of their house over a family feud at the village.
Following the murder, Lovly's father filed a case accusing seven people. Later, police pressed the charge-sheet accusing Shahidul Molla.
Testifying witnesses and evidences the court gave the order in absence of Shahidul Mollah.
The court also fined him Taka 50,000.