Indecent treatment with female doctor in Mithamoin

5 members of juvenile gang jailed for harassing female doctor

Published : 12 Jun 2022 08:41 PM

A mobile court has sentenced five members of a juvenile gang to six months in jail for molesting a female doctor on the way to home in Mithamoin, Kishoreganj. It is known that the name of the female doctor is Shahnaz Akter. She is working as a doctor in Mithamoin Upazila Health Complex. 

It is learned that last Friday (June 10) night, on her way to home, she was harassed by members of a juvenile gang. She later informed Upazila Health Complex Officer Dr. Abdullah  Al Safi, who lodged a complaint with the Mithamoin Police Station. 

In this context, Mithamoin police arrested the members of juvenile gang from different places of Mithamoin upazila. Later on Saturday (June 11) night, Upazila Nirbahi Officer Abdullah Al Mamun conducted a mobile court and sentenced each of them to six months imprisonment under Section 509 of 1860. The five members of the jailed juvenile gang are Tariqul (20), Emon (18), Ratul Mia (19), Md. Nayan (19) and Utsav Mia (18). All of them live in Islampur village of Mithamin Sadar Union. 

Among them Tariqul's father Ratan Mia, Emon's father Billal, Ratul Mia's father Dulal Mia, Md. Nayan's father Amir Hossain and Utsav Mia's father Shamim Mia.

Mithamoin Police Station Officer-in-Charge Kalindra Nath Goldar confirmed the incident.

Mithamoin Upazila Health Complex Officer Dr. Abdullah al-Safi acknowledged the truth of the incident. He also said he was present during the sentencing in the mobile court.