Housewife rape in Jashore

PBI finds no involvement of SI Khairul

23 January, 2020 12:00 AM printer

JASHORE: Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) on Tuesday said that their investigation failed to find any involvement of accused Sub-Inspector Khairul Alam with the rape of a housewife in Sharsha Upazila in 2019, reports UNB.

In a press conference at PBI office Additional Police Superintendent (ASP) MKH Jahangir Hossain disclosed the findings.

“Primarily, the involvement of sub-inspector Khairul was not proved,” he said.

They arrested three accused in the case whose DNA tests have been done and among them one confessed to his crime before the court, he added.

The accused who confessed before the court was personally known to the victim, ASP said.

On September 2, 2019 the victim, a mother of two was allegedly raped by SI Khairul Alam and police informer Quamruzzaman alias Quamrul in Laxmanpur area of Sharsha Upazila.

On September 4, 2019, three men identified as Quamrul Islam, a police informer, Omar Ali and Abdul Latif, all belonging to the upazila of Sharsha, were arrested in the case

The victim filed the case a day earlier (September 3) accusing four men including the SI.