Man jailed for filing false rape case

Our Correspondent

30 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

JOYPURHAT: A court in Joypurhat has jailed a man for five years for lodging a false rape case.

Jailed person is Morshedul Sarker, a resident of Bhugoil village in Kalai upazila of the district.

Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal judge Md Rustam Ali handed down the verdict on Monday afternoon.

The tribunal sources said Morshedul lodged a case against Mehedi Hasan of the same village with Kalai Police Station on April 4 in 2019 bringing allegation of violating his speech-impaired girl.