CHATTOGRAM: A Chattogram court on Wednesday sentenced a person to life-term imprisonment in a case filed for killing a 12-year-old girl after rape at Fatikchhari upazila in the district.
The convict was identified as Abdul Jalil, 38, of the Fatikchhari upazila.Chattogram Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-7 Judge Md Abdul Majid awarded the punishment to the accused, said the court Public Prosecutor (PP) Khondokar Ariful Islam.
According to deposition of the case, Jalil tactfully took the baby girl near her house and killed after rape in Bhujpur under the upazila on November 22 in 2009.
Later, the victim's father filed a case accusing Jalil with the local police station.
Police submitted charge sheet accusing the violator in the same year.
The court handed down the verdict in presence of the accused Jalil on Wednesday, PP Arif added.