Bangladesh court takes up teen murder case

Internet video of disabled boy beaten to death provoked public calls for his killers to be prosecuted.

    Court proceedings are due to begin against 13 people accused of murdering a teenage boy in rural Bangladesh.

    Internet video of the disabled boy being beaten to death provoked public calls for his killers to be caught and punished.

    Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar's reports from Sylhet in northeast Bangladesh.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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