Shahnaz Begum of DOT
 Yesterday a Kishoreganj court sentenced six people, including two women, to life term imprisonment for killing a newly wed bride Ruba in Karimganj upazila of Kishoreganj in 2011, reports The Daily Sun.
 Judge Md Abdul Rahim of Additional District and Sessions Judge Court handed down the verdict this morning in presence of the accused. The court also fined them TK 1,0000 each.
 The convicts are Luttu alias Rukn (30), Rukn’s cousin Sharif (22), Sharif’s father Sohrab (45), Sohrab’s wife Jotsna (40), Muslim (55) and Muslim’s wife Nur Nahar (35). They are all about Rubar’s husband Shamim’s uncle, aunt, cousin and his wife, reports jagonews24.com.
 According to the details of the case, Shamim son of late Abdul Kuddus, hailing from Bhatia Nughalpara village of dehunda union of Karimganj upazila, tide the knot with a girl named Ruba, daughter of Abu Bakkar Siddique from the same village.
 On the night of June 3, 2011, the convicts strangle Ruba to death just 15 days after the marriage ceremony was held and threw her body in a pond adjacent to the house. Later, police recovered the body from the pond in the night.