Child marriage attempts foiled in Narayanganj, 4 including marriage registrar held | 2019-07-18

Child marriage attempts foiled in Narayanganj, 4 including marriage registrar held

Sun Online Desk

18th July, 2019 01:29:53 printer

Child marriage attempts foiled in Narayanganj, 4 including marriage registrar held

A mobile court has sentenced four people, including local marriage registrar (Kazi), for attempting a child marriage in Narayanganj's Sonargaon on Wednesday.

The arrestees was identified as Kazi Habibur Rahman, his associate Ataur, Kawsar Gazi and Shafiqul.

The mobile court led by Upazila Nirbahi officer and Nirbahi Magistrate Anjan Kumar sentenced  Kazi Habibur Rahman to one year in jail and his three assistants to six months on Wednesday.

The identity of the groom could not be known yet.

Anjan Kumar said the marriage ceremony was supposed to be held between a class IX student and her boyfriend at a Kazi office in Kancpur Bazar under Sonargaon upazila of Narayanganj.


Top