Kushtia: A mobile court here convicted a young man and sentenced him to six months’ imprisonment for harassing a college girl at Millpara here on Sunday.
The convict was identified as Habib Sheikh alias Saju, 35, son of Abdul Majid Sheikh, a resident of the area.
Court sources said Saju had long been teasing Lita Khatun, an HSC student of Kushtia Islamia Collage and daughter of late Akhtar Hossain of the same area.
A few days back, family members of the girl lodged a written complaint against Saju with Millpara police camp.
Acting on the complaint, a team of police conducted a drive in the area and arrested Saju around 11:00 am.
Later, he was produced before the mobile court, led by executive magistrate Jamal Ahmed that handed don the punishment.