A court in Chittagong on Tuesday in separate verdicts handed down life term imprisonment to three rapists for violating a six-year old and a teenage girl in separate places of Chittagong in 2013 and 2010 respectively.
The Judge of Chittagong Woman and Child Repression Tribunal -1 Mohammad Reazaul Karim delivered the two judgments convicting Nurul Alam,19, hailed from Baroipara area under Chandgaon thana in the city and Mamunur Rashid, 27 son of late Abdullah Al Mamun and Delwar Hossain,27, son of Jamal Uddin, hailed from Ilsha village of Banskhali upazila in the district , court sources said.
In the first incident, the convicted ruffian Nurul Alam who is also a neighbor of the victim raped six-year old girl at Baroypara area under Chandgaon thana by alluring her with enjoying mobile game on 27 August in 2013. Mother of the victim filed a case with Chandgaon Thana on 28 August against Alam.
Chandgaon thana police submitted charge sheet on November 30 before the magistrate court accusing the Nurul Alam for the crime following the case file by her poor mother of victim on 28 August in the same year.
Later, the case was shifted to the Woman and child repression tribunal here. The court examined the statement of three prosecution witnesses out of 15 in the trial process. The court also fined him Tk 50 thousand to the offender.
In second case, the convicted Mamunur Rashid and Delwar Hossain, forcibly kidnapped a teenage girl from Ilsha village of Banskhali upazila and took her a residential hotel in the city on October 20 in 2010. The culprits raped her whole night there.
Banskhali thana police submitted charge sheet before the magistrate court accusing the Mamunur Rashid and Delwar Hossain for the crime following the case file by the brother of victim on February 23 in 2011.
Later, the case was shifted to the special tribunal here. The court examined the statement of five prosecution witnesses in the trial process. The court also fined them Tk 50 thousand each to the offenders, according to BSS. -Mithun