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Ayaz murder: One gets jail till death, 5 others life term

A Dhaka court on Thursday sentenced a youth to jail until death and 5 others to life term for killing schoolboy Md Ayaz Haq.

A student of Government Laboratory School, Ayaz was killed following a dispute over football tournament in 2014.
Dhaka Special Court-5 Judge Iqbal Hossain handed down the verdict this noon in presence of the accused.

Injamamul Islam alias Jisan has got jail until death while Tawhidul Islam, Mashiur Rahman Araf, Tawhidul Islam Shubho, Abu Saleh Md Nasim and Arif Hossain Rigan got life term.

Ayaz was killed in a clash between the students of the college’s business studies and science departments over raising funds for a football tournament.

Ayaz’s father Shahidul Haq, a High Court lawyer, filed a case against 10-12 people, naming six including, with the Dhanmondi Police Station in the same day.