Banani univ girls rape: Police press charges against 5 accused


MNA National Desk: Police on Thursday pressed charges against five people including Ahmed Shafat and his friend Nayeem Ashraf in the Banani double rape case.

The three other accused are Ahmed Shafat’s driver Billal Hossain, bodyguard Rahmat alias Azad and associate Shadman Sakif.

Ismat Ara Ame, inspector of women support and investigation centre of Dhaka metropolitan police, submitted the chargesheet to the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate’s Court in the afternoon.

The two university girls were allegedly raped at Raintree Hotel in Banani of the capital on March 28 last. One of the rape victims filed a case with Banani Police Station on 6 May accusing the five people.