Risha murder verdict on Oct 6

Court Correspondent | Published at 01:34am on September 12, 2019

A Dhaka court on Wednesday set October 6 to pronounce judgement in the case lodged over murder of Wills Little Flower School and College student Suraia Akter Risha.

Dhaka metropolitan session judge KM Imrul Qayes set the date as both the prosecution and defence concluded their arguments in the case on Wednesday.

Risha, a student of capital’s Wills Little Flower School and College was knifed by accused Obaidul in front of the school on August 24, 2016.

The Class VIII student died in a hospital four days later.

Obaidul Khan, a tailor by profession, used to stalk the girl. He fled capital after stabbing her.

Obaidul was arrested on August 31, 2016, from Nilphamari and confessed his crimes.