Youth gets life term for violating minor
Published : Wednesday, 6 November, 2019 at 7:03 PM Count : 243
A court in Laxmipur on Wednesday sentenced a young man to life term rigorous imprisonment in a case filed for raping a four-year-old girl.
Lifer Md Belal, a resident in Shyamnagar area under Ramgati municipality, was also fined Tk 50,000, said special public prosecutor Md Abul Bashar.
According to the prosecution, the girl stayed with her maternal grandmother in Shyamnagar area. On September 3, 2016, Belal entered the house when the girl's grandmother was outside. He violated the girl, leaving her in a critical condition.
The victim's grandmother lodged a case with Ramgati Police in this connection the same day.
Later, police in a drive arrested Belal and submitted a charge sheet against him.
After examining the records and witnesses, the district Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Mohammad Siraj-Ud-Daula Kutubi handed down the verdict.