Rapist gets life-term in Sirajganj
SIRAJGANJ, July 11: A local court on Wednesday sentenced a man to life term imprisonment and fined him Tk 10,000, in default to suffer three more months in jail for raping a woman after abduction in Belkuchi Upazila of the district.
Judge of Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-1 Fazle-E-Khoda declared the verdict against Uzzal Hossain, 38, son of Abdus Sobhan of Laxmipur Village in the upazila.
As per the prosecution, the convict kidnapped and raped the woman on October 9, 2004.
Following the incident, the victim filed a case against Uzzal with Belkuchi Police Station.
After investigation, police filed a charge-sheet against him.