Public prosecutor Asaduzzaman told the journalists that the accused in accomplice with each other slaughtered their neighbour Muhammad Nurun Nabi to death on 15 April 2013. They also severed his head from body.

Subsequently, they packed the body in a gunny bag and left it in a nearby wetland at night. Asaduzzaman said extra-marital affairs between them were said to be reason behind the murder.

Son of the victim Hashem Ali had lodged a case with Durgapur police station on the following day. Upon completion of the investigation police pressed charges accusing three persons.

After examining recorded depositions of 29 prosecution witnesses and other relevant evidence the tribunal handed down the verdict.