• Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018
  • Last Update : 09:18 am

Home minister: CCTV footage confirms March 7 sexual harassment

  • Published at 05:58 pm March 11th, 2018
  • Last updated at 10:21 pm March 11th, 2018
Home minister: CCTV footage confirms March 7 sexual harassment
Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal has confirmed that sexual harassment took place during an Awami League rally in Dhaka on March 7. The incident was verified by CCTV camera footage collected from that day, he said after attending an awards ceremony at a school in the capital on Sunday.
Also Read - Case filed over March 7 sexual assault
“A girl from Viqarunnisa Noon School and College was harassed by several men on March 7,” he said.
Also Read - Sexual assaults reported on March 7, home minister promises action
The minister said: “The matter was confirmed through that day’s video footage. Police have already contacted the girl’s family.” He added that the perpetrators would be identified and brought to book.