A son has been sentenced to life imprisonment for killing his own mother in Dhunat Upazila

Staff Reporter: OnusondhanNews:
A court sentenced a youth named Abu Bakkar (30) to life imprisonment for killing his mother in Dhunat Upazila of Bogra.

Judge Habiba Mandal of Bogra Additional District and Sessions Judge Court announced this verdict on Sunday (February 5) afternoon.

Accused Abu Bakkar (30), sentenced to life imprisonment, is the son of deceased Habibur Rahman Akand of Shailmari village of Elangi union of Dhunat upazila of Bogra.

Advocate Nasimul Karim Holi, a lawyer for the state, said that on October 12, 2015, at around 10 pm, Abu Bakkar hit his own old mother Altafunnesa Begum (58) on the head with a stick while intoxicated. He died the next day while undergoing treatment at the hospital.

In this incident, the elder son of the deceased, Shah Alam, filed a murder case at Dhunat police station, accusing his younger brother Abu Bakkar as the plaintiff. After filing the case, the police conducted a raid on October 16 and arrested the heretic son Abu Bakkar and sent him to jail.