Gazipur, June 15: A Gazipur court on Wednesday sentenced to death to two youths for killing their friend Masud over playing cards in 2015.
Judge of Gazipur district and session judge court AKM Anamul Haque passed the order and fined Tk 1,000 each.
The death row convicted are—Mohammed Parvez,23, son of ohammed Riaz Uddin of Chhoto Latifpur village under Kaliakoir upazila in Gazipur distrci and Mohammed Amit Hasan,21, son of Amzad Hossain of same area.
According to the prosecution, Parvez and Amit Hasan attacked on Masud with a knife and wounded him seriously over playing cards at Chhoto Latifpur village under Kaliakoir upazila in Gazipur distrci at the night on September 26 in 2015.
Hearing his screaming, neighbors came to the spot and rescued Masud and sent to the Kaliakoir upazila health complex where he was died for his injuries.
Police arrested Parvez and Amit Hasan on that day in their involvement with the murder.
Victim’s father Mohammed Nurul Islam Nabi filed a murder case with Kaliakoir police station against Parvez and Amit Hasan a day after the incident.
The investigation officer of the case and sub-inspector of Kaliakoir police station Shahidul Islam submitted chargesheet against the youths on November 30 in 2015.