3 get life term for killing woman
A court here yesterday sentenced three youths to life term imprisonment for killing a woman in Araihazar upazila of the district in 2008.
The court also fined the convicts Nur-e-Alam, Sab Mian and Shohel Tk 50,000, each in default, to suffer six months more imprisonment.
According to the prosecution, the three shopkeepers tried to rape Masuma Begum in one of their shops in a local market near her residence on April 17, 2008. The convicts strangled her when the victim raised a hue and cry for help.