Death penalty for rape
Published : Wednesday, 26 June, 2019 at 7:45 PM Count : 343
A court in Shariatpur on Wednesday convicted two young men and sentenced them to death for violating a young woman in 2015.
The condemned convicts are: Sujan Bepari, 28, and Shameem Bepari, 26, hail from Zajira upazila of the district.
Shariatpur Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Abdus Salam Khan handed down the verdict.
According to the prosecution, the convicts picked up the young woman and violated her on April 22, 2015.
Later, the victim's mother filed a case with Zajira Police Station accusing three people.