The court also handed down two years imprisonment to his wife
A Dhaka court has sentenced former officer-in-charge (OC) of Goalanda police station of Rajbari, Saiful Islam, to total 14 years of rigorous imprisonment in two cases.
The cases were filed over amassing illegal wealth and concealing wealth statement.
Judge Sheikh Nazmul Alam of the Dhaka Special Judge Court 4 sentenced the former OC and also handed down two years imprisonment to his wife Zakia Islam Anu, on Wednesday.
The court also fined Saiful a total of Tk5.5 lakh, to suffer 2.5 more years behind bars in default. His wife was fined Tk1 lakh and three months in jail, in default.
The court came up with the judgment in presence of the two convicts and sent them to jail issuing a conviction warrant.