Two accused in connection with murder and attempt to rape of two minor girls in city’s Demra area, have given confessional statement on Wednesday, admitting their direct involvement.
Credible sources in the Dhaka Metropolitan Court have confirmed it to the Bangladesh Post on Wednesday evening.
Those who gave confessional statement before a Dhaka court are Golam Mostofa and maternal cousin, Md Azizul Bawani.
Earlier, police in separate raids arrested them on charges of killing two female children after being failed to rape.
“We arrested Golam Mostofa and his maternal cousin, Md Azizul Bawani from Bhangapress area under Jatrabari Police Station and Mollabari Bridge area of Council under Demra Police Station on Tuesday afternoon,” deputy commissioner (DC) of police Mohammad Farid Uddin of Wari division told a press briefing at DMP Media centre on Wednesday.
The arrestees took two baby girls, aged about 4 and a half years, and five years, to their room at Demra Thana area alluring them with giving lipstick around 2 pm on Monday. They later took yaba and tried to rape them, he also said.
“After being failed to rape them, the criminals strangulated them to death and fled the scene, he said, adding that they recovered sandals of the victims, a piece of cloth used in strangulating one of the children to death and a lipstick,” he added.
Legal action was taken to this end.