BANGLADESH: 11 GET DEATH PENALTY FOR KILLING JUBO LEAGUE LEADER
November 30, 2015: A Gazipur court has sentenced 11 persons to death for killing Jubo League leader Jalal Uddin Sarkar in 2004.
The verdict was pronounced by Judge Fazle Elahi Bhuiyan of Gazipur Additional District and Session Judge Court 1.
Victim's elder brother Milon Sarkar said the convicts hacked his brother to death in broad daylight when he was chatting his friends at a field near Bolkhela Bazar in Kapasia upazila on August 17, 2004.
Later, Milon Sarkar filed a case against the convicts over the murder of his brother. (Sources: dhakatribune.com, 30/11/2015)