Expelled Barisal University student sentenced to death in murder case

BARISAL : A Barisal court on Monday sentenced an expelled student of Barisal University to death for killing another student of the university, reports UNB.
The condemned convict is Russel Mian, a student of Management Department of the university. According to case records, Russel hacked Saoda, a fresher of Accounting Department of the university, in Brown Compound area of the city on September 4 in 2013, leaving her seriously injured. She was rushed to Barisal Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital, and, later, airlifted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where she succumbed to her injuries on September 5. The Barisal University authorities expelled Russel following the incident. Later, Saoda’s mother Saheda Begum filed a case in this connection.After examining the evidences and 17 if the 29 charge sheeted witnesses in the case, Barisal District and Sessions Judge Anwar Haque passed the order on Monday.