Mastermind’s ‘O’ level student Anushka buried...

Dhaka, Friday   22 January 2021

Mastermind’s ‘O’ level student Anushka buried

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 01:35 PM, 9 January 2021   Updated: 02:21 PM, 9 January 2021

Anushka`s namaz-e-janaza was held this morning

Anushka`s namaz-e-janaza was held this morning

Mastermind School's 'O' level student Anushka Noor Amin was laid to eternal rest at Gopalpur graveyard at Gopalpur village in Kushtia Sadar Upazila on Saturday morning. 

Earlier, her namaz-e-janaza was held at Kamlapur Eidgah Maidan. Her family members, relatives and villagers were attended the namaz-e-janaza. At the end of her burial, the locals staged a human chain. 

Anushka's father Mohammad Al Amin has filed a case in this regard. According to the case statement, Anushka was allegedly raped and murdered. The lone accused in the case is Iftekhar Fardin Dihan, 18, Anushka's alleged lover. 

On Friday afternoon. Dihan gave a confessional statement under Section 164 to a Dhaka court. As Dihan himself agreed to give the confessional statement, the Investigation Officer (IO) in the case didn't plea to the tribunal to place the accused on remand. He was later sent to jail.  

Investigation Officer AFM Asaduzzaman said in his report that at about 12:00 noon on Thursday, the accused took the victim to his flat at Dolphin Golli in Kalabagan alluring Anushka over mobile phone. Then the accused Dihan raped Anushka several times getting her alone in his flat. At one stage of the inhumane rape by the accused, the victim's vagina and rectum were fractured and she started bleeding profusely. As the victim fell sick, the accused drove her to Anwer Khan Modern Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. The incident was proved in preliminary investigation. Besides, the accused confessed his involvement in the rape.