A Dhaka court sentenced a man to death for killing Dr.Sazia Afrin Eva in 2012. File Photo.
A Dhaka court sentenced a man to death for killing Dr.Sazia Afrin Eva in 2012. File Photo.

A Khulna court on Monday sentenced three people including husband to death for killing a housewife at Badurgaccha village in Dumuria upazila in 2016, UNB reports.

The convicts are Prosenjit Gain, husband of the victim, Onimesh Gain and Biplob Kanti Mandal.

The court also sentenced them to seven-year jail each and fined Tk 45,000 under two other sections.

According to prosecution, Tumpa was strangled to death by her husband on October 7, 2016 and her body was dumped in Ghangrail River.

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Police recovered her body two days later.

Her brother filed a case against Somit Mandal filed a case with Dumuria Police Station in this connection.

Police submitted chargesheet against four accused on 25 November 2017.

After examining all these records and 26 witnesses among 28, Khulna district and sessions judge Moshiur Rahman Chowdhury handed down the verdict acquitting one accused.