Rape verdict in 3 work days, Madrasa super gets life term
Published : Tuesday, 17 November, 2020 at 6:07 PM Count : 408
A tribunal in Kushtia on Tuesday delivered its verdict in a rape case in just three working days.
District Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Munshi M Moshiar Rahman handed down the judgement in presence of the convict.
This is the fastest disposal of a rape case in the district. The case was filed one-and-a-half months ago.
Convict Abdul Quader, superintendent of Sirajul Ulum Mariam Nesa Women's Madrasa in Mirpur upazila, was also fined Tk one lakh. In default, he will have to serve one year more in jail.
According to the prosecution, Abdul Quader violated an eighth grader twice on October 3 and 4.
The victim's father filed a case on October 5. Police arrested the madrasa super the same day.
Mirpur police SI Atiq, also the IO of the case, submitted chargesheet accusing him on October 13.
The tribunal framed charges against the madrasa super on November 12.