Friday, 6th August 2021

Murdered Madrasa student Nusrat scores grade A in one subject

Dhaka, July 17 (BAN/ AD): Nusrat Jahan Rafi who was burnt to death for refusing to withdraw complaint of sexual assault has scored grade A in Quran Mazid Hadith in the HSC equivalent exam result published today. Nusrat Jahan Rafi, had died after while her Alim exam was going on.

Nusrat, a student of Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil Madrasa, appeared only for 1 exam before she had been set ablaze on April 6 only a few minutes before her next exams. A group of people poured kerosene on the 18-year-old girl and set her afire for refusing to withdraw a case against the madrasa principal over sexual assault on her.

Five days after she was set on fire she died in hospital. The incident sparked criticism nationwide.

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