SI, ASI withdrawn for 'violating' woman
Published : Monday, 11 February, 2019 at 10:52 AM Count : 338
Two police officers have been withdrawn on charge of raping a woman after keeping her confined to Saturia Dak Bungalow of Manikganj.
The two cops are SI Sekandar Hossain and ASI Mazharul Islam of Saturia Police Station.
The victim lodged a written complaint with superintendent of Manikganj police Rifat Rahman Shamim on Sunday.
The SP said the two policemen were closed to the district police lines on Saturday.
As per the complaint, Sekandar took her to the Dak Bungalow when she came to the upazila headquarters along with another woman on Thursday afternoon, reports UNB.
He kept her confined to a room and forced her to take Yaba pills.
Later, Sekandar and Mazharul raped her in turns and released her on Friday afternoon, threatening to kill her on crossfire if she disclosed the matter to anyone.
The victim said Sekandar was an acquaintance to her and she gave her Tk 1.5 lakh three years ago to buy land. He went to the upazila headquarters to bring back the money.
"The victim filed a written complaint today (Sunday) and assistant police super Hafizur Rahman has been tasked to investigate the allegation," he said, adding that further action will be taken against them following the probe report.