Two arrested over rape footage leak in NarsingdiNew Age Online
Police on Friday night arrested two persons on charge of broadcasting video footage of a college student violation on the net, police said.
They were arrested from Nehabo village under sadar upazila of Narsingdi district.
The arrested are Elias Khan, owner of Bismillah Telecom and his associate Bulbul Mia. They both are residents of Nehabo village.
Police said the main accused Awlad Hossain who allegedly violated the female student went in to hiding since the leakage of the footage.
Awlad a 12-grade college student had developed an affair with the 11-grade college girl.
Later, Awlad lured her to physical relations, on promise of marrying her and tactfully captured the video on his cell phone.
Awlad with some of his friends published the sex footage on the internet as the girl at once declined to carry on the relationship. The footage was uploaded on August 22.
Following the broadcast, the victim’s family members were able to confine two persons for uploading the footage with the assistance of local residents. Later, the family members informed the local police who detained the duo.
Badrul Alam, officer-in-charge of sadar police station said proper legal actions will be taken against the persons involved in the villainous works after investigation.
Police said drives are underway to grab the main culprit.
Victim’s father lodged a case under Women and Children Repression Prevention Act, and other anti-pornography acts.
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