Man sentenced to life Imprisonment for raping girl promising job
Published: 09:33 PM, 6 July 2022 Updated: 09:33 PM, 6 July 2022
Man sentenced to life Imprisonment for raping girl promising job- Photo: Collected
A local court today sentenced a man to life-term imprisonment for raping a young girl at different places of Dhaka and Nilphamari districts promising her a job. The court also fined Tozammel Hossain Taka 10,000.
Rangpur Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge M Ali Ahmed passed the verdict in presence of the convict this afternoon.
The convict is Tozammel Hossain, son of Tofazzal Hossain of village Panchgachhi under Pirganj upazila of Rangpur district.
Prosecution said Tozammel Hossain allured the young girl by promising a job and took her from her house in village Jahangirabad of the same upazila on June 29, 2020.
Tozammel Hossain raped the victim at different places of Dhaka and Nilphamari districts.
Later, the girl's father filed a case with the Pirganj police station under the Women and Child Repression Prevention Act against Tozammel Hossain and
CNG driver Zakirul Islam.
Police submitted a charge sheet against the accused persons to the court after investigation of the case.