A Kushtia court has sentenced two men to life imprisonment for raping a schoolgirl in the district’s Kumarkhali upazila in 2015.
Judge Mahmudul Haque of Kushtia Additional District and Sessions Judge Court 1 delivered the verdict on Monday.
The court also fined the convicts - Nazmul, 30, and Azam alias Sagar, 30 - of the upazila’s Nandalalpur village Tk20,000.
According to the prosecution, the duo had abducted the minor girl from the upazila’s Alauddinnagar area on August 18, 2015.
Then they took her to a flat in the district town and raped her.
Later, the victim filed a case at Kumarkhali police station against the two. Police later submitted the charge sheet against them in court.