Publish: 15 Sep 2021, 07:18 pm
Home Ministry Deputy Secretary
Sanjay Chakraborty, 48, has been accused of raping a primary school teacher in
The raped school teacher filed the case against her under the Prevention of Violence Against Women and Children Act at Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal on Wednesday (September 15th).
Meanwhile, the court directed the PBI to investigate the case. Sanjay Chakraborty is currently working in the Security Services Division of the Home Ministry.
According to the case statement, Deputy Secretary Sanjay Chakraborty has been acquainted with him through social media since December 12, 2016. After the introduction, Sanjay Chakraborty kept in touch with him on Facebook Messenger. At one stage, Sanjay Chakraborty also used to communicate on his mobile phone. Thus the relationship between them gradually developed. Later, Sanjay Chakraborty offered her love and she agreed.
The statement further said that on April 19, 2019, Sanjay Chakraborty offered her a trip to Chandpur on a launch and she agreed. When Sanjay Chakraborty wanted to have sex with her in the launch cabin that day, she at first refused. At one point, Sanjay Chakraborty proposed to marry her and she agreed to have sex.
Later, when the school teacher asked Sanjay Chakraborty to marry her, he threatened to 'see if she overreacted'. Based on the incident, on December 23, 2020, the education officer of Srinagar police station called him to his office and forbade her to contact the accused Sanjay Chakraborty and threatened to fire her if she contacted him.
The school teacher sent a legal notice on June 8 this year through her lawyer for a proper solution. Defendant Sanjay Chakraborty threatened her again without responding to the legal notice.
Sanjay Chakraborty's mobile phone was called more than once to know the statement, but he did not answer the call. He was later given a message to speak as a journalist but did not reply.
It may be mentioned that Deputy Secretary Dr. Sanjay Chakraborty is currently the Project Director of Rajshahi Jail Training Academy. His village home is in Begumganj of Noakhali district.