Renu, 40, a single mother of two, was brutally beaten to death by a mob on suspicion of being a child lifter in 2019
A special tribunal in Dhaka on Wednesday framed charges against two minors accused in a case lodged over the killing of Taslima Begum Renu in a mob beating in North Badda area in the capital in 2019.
Judge Kamrun Nahar of Dhaka Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-7 framed the charges against Jafar and Wasim and set November 8 to start recording depositions of witnesses in the case.
Earlier on April 1, Dhaka 6th Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge Fatima Imrose Konika indicted 13 adults accused in the case. They are Ibrahim alias Hridoy Mollah, Riya Begum Moyna, Abul Kalam Azad, Kamal Hossain, Md Shahin, Bacchu Miah, Md Bappy, Murad Miah, Sohel Rana, Asadul Islam Billal Mollah, Md Raju and Mohin Uddin.
Detective Branch (DB) Inspector Abdul Haque, investigating officer of the case, filed a charge sheet against a total of 15 accused on September 20, 2020.
Renu, 40, a single mother of two, was brutally beaten to death by a mob on suspicion of being a child abductor, in front of North Badda Government Primary School on July 20, 2019.
It was later learned that Renu had gone there to obtain information regarding the admission of her daughter Tahsin Tuba, 4, at that school.
Renu's nephew Nasir Uddin later filed the case with Badda police station against 400-500 unidentified people.