DHAKA – An alleged serial killer sentenced to dying by a Bangladesh courtroom on Wednesday (March 7) for torturing and murdering a girl could have claimed a minimum of seven different victims, authorities mentioned.
It was the second time Rosu Khan had been condemned to dying after a separate courtroom in 2015 ordered his hanging for murdering one other lady.
Prosecutors within the newest case mentioned Khan and two accomplices lured a 35-year-old lady to a abandoned space the place she was raped, tortured and murdered.
“It was a ugly killing,” mentioned prosecutor Habibul Islam Talukder from Chandpur, the southern district the place a particular tribunal heard the case.
Khan, 46, might attraction towards Wednesday’s verdict in a better courtroom. The 2015 verdict is presently underneath attraction.
Mr Talukder mentioned Khan additionally faces fees of murdering seven different ladies whose our bodies have been discovered, and had advised a Justice of the Peace throughout the investigative course of that he was behind the dying of a minimum of 11 ladies.
Most of his victims labored in garment factories and have been lured to distant rural areas earlier than being killed, the prosecutor mentioned.
Police investigators beforehand mentioned Khan would construct belief with victims by pretending to be romantically involved in them.
“He advised us he wished to kill a minimum of 101 ladies as revenge towards a girl who refused his advances some 15 years in the past,” Chandpur police inspector Ranjit Kumar Palit advised AFP after Khan’s arrest in 2009.
Police consider Khan could have began his homicide spree in 2007.
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