Narayanganj, June 11: Four people were sentenced to death for killing 10-year-old girl Khadiza after rape in 2003 in Narayanganj.Narayanganj women and children repression prevention tribunal judge Jewel Rana passed the order in absence of the accused people on Monday at 12 pm.
The death-row convicts are Sujon, Al Amin, Abul Kalam and Shahadat.
Special Public Prosecutor Rakibuddin Ahmed Rakib confirmed the matter to media.
According to the case statement, the four people called Khadiza from her home and raped and killed her on January 13, 2003.
Later Khadiza’s relative found her dead in a crop field and her father Ali Akbar filed a case against them with Narayanganj Sadar Model Police Station.
However, the four convicted rapists–Sumon, Alamin, Abul and Shahadat–all residents of Alirtek of Narayanganj Sadar upazila, are still at large.