A Jamalpur court yesterday sentenced a man to death and two others to life term imprisonment in a case for killing a youth in 2011.
The death row convict is Mahbubur Rahman, son of Nabab of Koraitar village in Islampur upazila, while the lifers are Monir, son of Nur Mohammad of Majhbanda village, and Babu, son of Sultan of Gobindapur village in Melandah upazila.
According to the prosecution, Mahbubur called Ziaul Haque, who used to drive motorcycle on rental basis and a resident of Dharmakura village in Islampur, out of his house on October 5 in 2011.
The following morning, Ziaul was found dead at a paddy field at Charaildar village in Melandah upazila.
Victim’s wife Beauty Begum filed a murder case Melandah Police Station the same day. Later, police detained Mahbubur, who confessed his involvement in the murder.