Chittagong, August 9: A Chittagong court on Tuesday convicted six people and sentenced them to death for killing a man in Kachua of Chandpur district on July 30, 2014.
Chittagong Divisional Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge Mohitul Haque Enam Chowdhury delivered the verdict.
The deathrow accused are—Abdul Hamid Mridha, Abdul Quader Mridha, Mehedi Hasan alias Shakil, Gourab and Nazmul Hasan alias Sharfin.
All the accused are absconding.
Four accused are released from the case after proven them not guilty. They are—Akhter Hossain, Moazzem Hossain, Zakir Hossain and Abu Taher.
Tribunal counsel Aiyub Khan confirmed the matter to media.
According to the case statement, the victim Waliullah was hacked to death on July 30 in 2014.
Later, victim`s wife Jaynab Begum filed a murder case with Kachua police station.