6 get life term for kidnapping child in Joypurhat


PV Desk : A tribunal on Sunday (July 23) has sentenced life term imprisonment to six people for kidnapping a minor, Saddam, in Joypurhat.

Judge of Joypurhat Women and Child repression prevention tribunal-2 Dr. Abdul Mazid also fined the convicts Tk 20,000, in default, two more years of rigorious imprisonment.

The convicts are- Ferdous Ali, Soimuddin Mia, Sameda Begum, Abdul Kader, Abdur Rahim and Ibrahim Hossain. of them, Abdur Rahim and Ibrahim Hossain are absconding. Moreover, the court acquitted one Alam in the case.

According to case statement, on November 22 in 2001, the convicts, in connivance, broke in the residence of Abdus Salam at Narikeli village of Akkelpur upazila and kidnapped child Saddam. Later they demand Tk 2 lakh ransom.