The girl, who was married to 65-year-old Mohir Uddin in Dewanganj, Jamalpur, is over 18 years old and the marriage was consummated socially with the consent of both parties. Such information has come up in the investigation report submitted by the Jamalpur Superintendent of Police in the High Court.
The investigation report also said that no truth was found about the girl’s relationship with the grandson of the old man. According to media reports, the girl was 11 years old.
Deputy Attorney General Abdullah Al Mahmoud Bashar presented the report in a virtual bench of the High Court comprising Justice FRM Nazmul Ahsan and Justice Shahed Nuruddin on Wednesday (December 2nd).
A report by the Jamalpur Superintendent of Police said a three-member inquiry committee was formed following the High Court order. According to the report of the committee, the birth certificate of the 11-year-old girl published in the headline of the newspaper states that her date of birth is February 1, 2002. According to the certificate, his current age is above 18 years. On the other hand, the 65-year-old said in the newspaper headlines. Mohir Uddin and grandchildren about the girl.
The report further states that the house of the two of them is side by side. There is consensual physical contact between them. Due to this, the girl became pregnant and the marriage was consummated socially with the consent of both the parties. The report also said that the truth about the girl’s relationship with Mohir Uddin’s grandson Shahin was not found.
Addressing the Deputy Attorney General, the court said, “Looking at the report, it seems that the marriage took place with the consent of both the parties.” The girl is also an adult. Now he has taken steps to publish the report in the concerned newspaper.