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BANGLADESH: TWO AHSANULLAH UNIVERSITY STUDENTS GET DEATH SENTENCE FOR MURDERING CLASSMATE

October 24, 2016: A Dhaka court has ordered death sentence for two students of Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology for killing one of their classmates. The body of 22-year-old Subir Chandra Das was found on the banks of a river at Dhaka's Savar in 2013.
In its verdict, the court of Dhaka's District and Sessions Judge ordered life imprisonment for two others and acquitted another. Fugitives-at-large Farhad Hossain Shiju and Md Hossain received death sentences. Shafiq Ahmed Robin and Kamrul Hassan Shaon both received life sentences in prison and were ordered to pay a Tk 5,000 fine. The court acquitted Robin’s wife Lutfa Akhtar Sony in connection with the incident. According to the decision, the attackers called the victim away from his home in Savar on Jan 21, 2013 and strangled him to death because of prior animosity. The victim’s body was then dumped in the Buriganga river and was subsequently recovered near Savar’s Kotalia village. Subir’s father, Gauranga Chandra Das filed a murder case at the Savar police station. The trial began on April 11. “Sony had engaged in a romantic relationship with Subir,” Prosecutor Khandker Abdul Mannan told bdnews24.com “But she later married Robin. This gave rise to animosity between the two and was the motive for the murder." (Sources: bdnews24.com, 24/10/2016)

SRI LANKA: FIVE SENTENCED TO DEATH OVER A MURDER CASE
PAKISTAN: SC STAYS HANGING OF MENTALLY ILL CONVICT IMDAD ALI
SAUDI ARABIA: MURDERER RELEASED AFTER 15 YEARS ON DEATH ROW
ALABAMA(USA): MARCUS BENN SPARED DEATH SENTENCE
PAKISTAN: SC COMMUTES DEATH SENTENCES OF TWO MURDERERS TO LIFE IMPRISONMENT
IRAN: JUSTICE MINISTER CALLS FOR REVISION OF DEATH PENALTY LAW
FLORIDA: SUPREME COURT HALTS DEATH PENALTY CASE
KAZAKHSTAN: MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH IN ISLAMIC EXTREMIST ATTACK
USA: DEATH PENALTY ADVERSELY AFFECTS FAMILIES OF VICTIMS AND DEFENDANTS
SUDAN: PRESIDENTIAL 'GOODWILL AMNESTY' FOR CONVICTED SPLM-N REBELS
MALAYSIA: INDIAN BEAUTICIAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR TRAFFICKING DRUGS
NIGERIA: 25-YEAR-OLD MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH BY HANGING
PAKISTAN: FATHER IS SENTENCED TO DEATH AFTER MURDERING HIS DAUGHTER BECAUSE SHE COULDN'T BAKE 'PERFECT BREAD'
BANGLADESH: FIVE GET DEATH SENTENCE OVER HABIGANJ FARMER MURDER
IRAN: FIVE PRISONERS EXECUTED ON DRUG CHARGES
USA: U.S. EXECUTIONS NEAR A 25-YEAR LOW
IRAN: THREE PEOPLE HANGED IN SHIRAZ
KENYA: PRESIDENT KENYATTA SPARES 2,747 DEATH ROW CONVICTS FROM HANGMAN’S NOOSE
IRAN: 4 EXECUTED FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING, MURDER
PAKISTAN: SUPREME COURT SAYS SCHIZOPHRENIA NOT A MENTAL DISORDER, DISMISSES MERCY PLEA OF DEATH ROW CONVICT
MALAYSIA: FILIPINA SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING
CHINA: LAW EXPERTS OPPOSE SENTENCE OF IMMEDIATE EXECUTION
GHANA: FARMER SENTENCED TO DEATH
GAZA: MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR MURDER
VIRGINIA (USA): SUPPORTED BY NEW DNA EVIDENCE, MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH IN 1970 FILES INNOCENCE CLAIM
GEORGIA (USA): GREGORY PAUL LAWLER EXECUTED
EGYPT: CASSATION COURT OVERTURNS DEATH SENTENCES FOR 15 IN 2013 DEADLY ASSAULT ON KERDASA POLICE STATION
IRAN: PRISONER EXECUTED ON DRUG RELATED CHARGES
IRAN: 14 PRISONERS EXECUTED ON DRUG CHARGES AT GHEZEL HESAR PRISON
ZAMBIA: TWO YOUTHS TO HANG FOR MURDER AND AGGRAVATED ROBBERY

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