Two jailed for violating schoolgirl

Staff Correspondent

21 June, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A Chattogram court on Thursday sentenced imprisonment for different periods to two persons in the case filed for violating a schoolgirl after abduction in the port city in 2007.

The court of Chattogram Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-1 Judge Mashiur Rahman Khan handed down the verdict in absence of the accused, said the court Public Prosecutor (PP) Jesmin Akter.

The absconding convicts are Abu Daud and his friend Jainal Abedin.  Of them, Jainal was awarded life-term imprisonment and financial penalty of Tk 30,000 while Daud 14 years imprisonment and Tk 10,000.