Man gets death penalty for murdering wife, daughter in Bhola

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

A Bhola court on Tuesday sentenced a man to death for killing his wife and minor daughter in Daulatkhan upazila of the district in 2017.

The condemned convict is Md Bellal Hossain, UNB reports.

According to the prosecution, Bellal chopped his wife to death on June 2, 2017 and set the body on fire wrapping with a blanket. The fire also burned his minor daughter to death.

After examining all the records and witnesses, Bhola district and sessions judge ABM Mahmudul Haque handed down the verdict.