Youth confesses rape, murder of schoolgirl in Kalabagan...

Dhaka, Tuesday   19 January 2021

Youth confesses rape, murder of schoolgirl in Kalabagan

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:56 PM, 8 January 2021  

Youth confesses rape, murder of schoolgirl in Kalabagan

Youth confesses rape, murder of schoolgirl in Kalabagan

Tanvir Iftekhar Dihan, accused of raping and subsequently murdering a schoolgirl in the capital’s Kalabagan area, has confessed his crimes before a Dhaka court today.

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Mamunur Rashid recorded his statement under section 164 after police producing Dihan, 18, before the court as he was willing to give his confessional statement. Later the court sent him to jail.

Earlier, father of the victim, 17, an O-level student of Mastermind School, filed the case with Kalabagan Police Station.

According to the case documents, Dihan called and took the girl to his Lake Circus Road flat and raped her there on January 7. As the girl fell sick due to rape, Dihan along with his friends took her to nearby Anwar Khan Modern Hospital, where the attending doctors declared her dead.

The hospital authorities informed the police and on the request of the law enforcing agency, they detained Dihan and handed him over to police. Later, the police arrested three of Dihan’s friends from the hospital.

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