Noakhali woman assault: PBI team visits spot with 3 accused
Published : Saturday, 10 October, 2020 at 3:21 PM Count : 474
A team of Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) has visited Ekhlaspur area under Begumganj upazila in Noakhali district where a woman was assaulted after undressing her on September 2.
The PBI officials went to the house of the victim alongwith three accused--Badal, Kalam and Saju--and visited the sorrounding of the house.
On Friday, two cases, filed over the assault on Noakhali woman, were transferred to the PBI for further investigation.
So far, 11 persons have been arrested in the cases till today. Of them, 10 have been sent to jail as they confessed to their guilt and accused Delwar is under Rapid Action Battalion custody.
Miscreants assaulted the woman after stripping her off in her house at Ekhlaspur on September 2.
They also filmed the act in a mobile phone and circulated on the social media that sparked national outcry.
On October 4, the victim filed two cases 33 days after the incident accusing nine people.
One case was filed under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act and the other under the Pornography Control Act.