PABNA: A district court on Monday (July 16) sentenced life term imprisonment to seven people for killing Bangladesh Krishok League leader Tofazzal Hossain in Pabna.
Pabna additional district and sessions judge Rustom Ali passed the order with Tk 1 lakh fine for each convict, in default, one more year of jail sentence.
The convicts are- Amzad Hossain, Tazir Uddin, Ikram Hossain, Akai Mandal, Asakan Ali, Jiban Hossain and Zafar Ali. All of them are hailing from Naodapara area of Maligacha village of Pabna Sadar upazila.
Quoting case statement, Additional Public Prosecutor (APP) Shajahan Ali said miscreants broke into Krishok Leader Tofazzal Hossain’s house and hacked him to death on October 3 in 2010. Later victim’s son Abdul Malek filed a case against seven people.
BDST: 1955 HRS, JULY 16, 2018