A Netrakona court yesterday sentenced a man and his two sons to death for killing a man at Mirzapur village in Atpara upazila of the district in 2005, reports our correspondent.
Those who have been awarded death penalty are Abdur Rahim, 50, and his sons Mokhles, 30, and Julhas, 32 of the village.
According to the prosecution, Saidur Rahman, son of Faizur Rahman of the village, was hacked to death by Abdur Rahim and his two sons as a sequel to previous enmity near his house on February 28, 2005.
Victim's father filed a murder case with Atpara Police Station on March 1, 2005, accusing Abdur Rahim and his two sons.
After investigation, police submitted a charge sheet against the three to Additional District and Sessions Judge's Court on May 31 the same year.
After examining the witnesses and evidence, Judge Abdul Hamid found them guilty and pronounced the verdict.
In Chapainawabganj, a court here yesterday sentenced man to life imprisonment for killing his wife in Sadar upazila in 2007, according to UNB.
The convict is Mahbul, 50, son of Lal Mohammad of Joindupur-Munnapara village in the upazila.
The court also fined the convict Tk 10,000, in default, he is suffer another year in jail.
According to the prosecution, Mahbul strangled his wife Surat Begum following an altercation over a family feud on August 26 and dumped the body in the Padma River.
Later, victim's brother filed a case against Mahbul with Sadar Police Station. After examining witnesses and evidence, Additional District Judge Abdus Salam Khan handed down the verdict.