TANGAIL: A district court has sentenced life term imprisonment to three people for raping a housewife 19 years ago.
Judge of Tangail Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Khaleda Yasmin pronounced the verdict on Thursday (May 17).
The convicts are- Habibur Rahman, Sanowar Khan and Rafiq Mia. They are currently in prison.
Court PP Nasimul Akhter told Banglanews that, on the night of December 8 in 1999, the convicts forcefully entered in a house at Kanchanpur village of Basail upazila in Tangail and raped the housewife. Later the victim filed a case in court.
BDST: 1932 HRS, MAY 17, 2018