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MC College gang-rape charge framing hearing on Jan 17

January 14, 2021 00:00:00

SYLHET, Jan 13 (UNB): A Sylhet court on Wednesday fixed January 17 for hearing on charge framing in a case filed over the gang-rape of a woman at MC College.

Woman and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Mohammad Mohitul Haque fixed the date after taking the case into cognizance, said public prosecutor Rashida Syeda Khanam.

Earlier on Tuesday, the tribunal accepted charge sheet against eight accused in the case.

The plaintiff did not file any objection petition against the charge sheet.

On December 03, police pressed charges against eight accused in the gang-rape case.

Investigation officer of the case Indranil Bhattacharya submitted the charge sheet before the court of Sylhet Metropolitan Magistrate Abul Kashem.

According to police, they found direct involvement of six people in the rape while two abetted in the crime.

The accused directly involved in the crime are: Saifur Rahman, Shah Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman Rony, Tariqul Islam Tarek, Arjun Laskar, Mohammad Ainuddin alias Ainul and Misbaul Islam Rajon.

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