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 not less than 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 enchantment towards Wednesday’s verdict in the next courtroom. The 2015 verdict is at the moment underneath enchantment.
Mr Talukder mentioned Khan additionally faces prices of murdering seven different girls whose our bodies have been discovered, and had instructed a Justice of the Peace throughout the investigative course of that he was behind the dying of not less than 11 girls.
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 concerned with them.
“He instructed us he needed to kill not less than 101 girls as revenge towards a girl who refused his advances some 15 years in the past,” Chandpur police inspector Ranjit Kumar Palit instructed AFP after Khan’s arrest in 2009.
Police imagine Khan could have began his homicide spree in 2007.
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