Minor rape victim seeks justice in Sherpur

United News of Bangladesh . Sherpur | Published: 02:21, Oct 29,2017

 
 

The family of an 11-year old rape victim demanded justice in a case filed over the rape incident in Sherpur.
Father of the victim alleged that the criminals involved are trying to release themselves from the case.
As part of their ill attempt, they managed the doctors of Sherpur General Hospital for providing false report mentioning that no rape evidence was found in the medical test, alleged the victim’s father.
He also said that they have refused the report provided by the medical board of Sherpur hospital and appealed before the court for conducting second medical test at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital or elsewhere.
Shuvro Saha, sub-inspector of Sherpur Sadar Police Station, also investigation officer of the case, said that he has prayed to the court for conducting a DNA test of samples including victim’s clothes.
He also said that the court in Sherpur on Saturday placed one-day remand to the prime accused Jasim Uddin. The court also set today for hearing on a petition filed for conducting medical test again.
The grade III girl was raped allegedly by Jashim at village Dashkahniya in Charsherpur union under Sadar upazila on October 6.
Victim’s family members said that Jasim Uddin, a resident of the same village who is a father of two children, chased the girl while she was returning from a local market in the afternoon and he forcibly took her in a paddy field.
He later raped the girl. After being rescued by locals, the victim was taken to her house first. As her condition deteriorated, she was then admitted to Sherpur Sadar Hospital.

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