5 chargesheeted in Banani rape case


PV Desk : Police submitted chargesheet in court accusing five people for raping two private university students in a hotel in city’s Banani area.

Ismat Ara Emi, Police Inspector of Women’s Assistance and Investigation Division and also investigation officer in the case, submitted the charge-sheet before Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) court on Thursday (June 8).

Confirming the matter to Banglanews, Court Police (DC Prosecution) Anisur Rahman said Shafat and Nayeem are among five accused in the case.

Earlier on May 6, a case was filled accusing Safat Ahmed, Nayeem Ashraf, Billal Hossain, Sharan Sakhif and Rahmat Ali for allegedly raping two girls in Banani’s Raintree Hotel on March 28.

According to the case statement, Safat Ahmed and Nayeem Ashraf allegedly raped two girls after inviting them at a Birthday party in Raintree Hotel while three others assisted in the rape and captured video footage of the incident.