A Thakurgaon court on Tuesday sentenced a youth to life term imprisonment for raping a woman in 2010.
The lifer is Asaduzzaman alias Rizvi, of Ranisankail upazila.
Thakurgaon Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Md Golam Faruk delivered the judgment.
The court also fined the convict Tk 10,000, in default, to suffer six more months behind the bars.
According to the case, the victim was a student of Thakurgaon Polytechnic Institute and used to live in a female mess at Gavindanagar in Thakurgaon.
On May 27 in 2010, the convict Rizvi called the victim and raped her at a residential hotel at Ranisankail.
On May 29, the victim's father lodged a complaint with Ranisankail Police Station.