A man and his son, among three people, were sentenced to life imprisonment yesterday for killing the man's stepbrother following a dispute over property in Jashore.
The convicts are Shahjahan Molla, 50, his son Ibrahim Molla, 20, and Habibar Rarkar, 50, from Purakhali village in the upazila.
Khulna Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge MA Rab Hawladar also fined the three Tk 20,000 each in default of which they will have to serve one more year in jail.
The court also acquitted four others. All the convicts were present at the court.
According to the case statement, the convicts hacked Kalam Molla with a sharp weapon during the family feud in Purakhali village of Abhaynagar upazila on May 14, 2017. Later, Kalam died at a hospital.
His widow filed a case with Abhaynagar Police Station in this connection.