A gang rape and murder accused testified before a Khagrachhari court on Sunday. Accused Jahangir Alam (45), confessed the killing of Fatima Begum (50) after rape under section 164 at Khagrachari Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Morshedul Alam’s court. Fatema Begum was a member of the Village Defense Force of Guimara upazila of Khagrachari and a resident from the upazila.
Khagrachari Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Morshedul Alam confessed in court under Jahangir Alam. Police meanwhile on Monday arrested two other accused of the crime, Nazrul Islam and Prakash Nazim on the basis of his confession.
On December 24 last, police recovered the half-rotten body of Fatema Begum from Mahbubnagar area of Ramgarh upazila in the district. She had two children.
On December 25, a case (number-5) was filed with Ramgarh Police Station under in this regard.