Two to die for murder of Rajshahi University teacher
MNA National Desk: A Rajshahi tribunal has sentenced two JMB militants to death and three others to life in prison for killing Rajshahi University Prof AFM Rezaul Karim Siddiquee in 2016.
Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge Shirin Akhter passed the verdict on Tuesday.
Of the convicted, Maskawat Hossain of Bogura and Shariful Islam, a student of Prof Siddiquee’s department, will have to walk the gallows.
Rahmat Ullah of Nilphamari, Abdus Sattar of Rajshahi and Sattar’s son Ripon Ali have been jailed for life.
The mastermind of the murder, Shariful Islam, is on the run.