The Mansoura Criminal Court in the Republic of Egypt has issued a life sentence against a mosque imam who was convicted of indecent assault on a child while memorizing the Holy Qur’an.
Today, Monday, the court sentenced Suleiman Fayed Suleiman Muhammad to life imprisonment, obliging him to pay a fine of 15,000 pounds, in compensation to the girl’s family, and obligating him to pay attorneys’ fees.
The director of Dakahlia Security had received a report from a 39-year-old housewife who resides in the village of Mansha’at al-Badawi in the city of Talkha, accusing a religious sheikh and preacher of luring her 10-year-old daughter, Jannah, to his home and sexually assaulting her after completing a Quran memorization lesson and leaving. The rest of the students.
The mother confirmed that her child used to frequent the accused’s house to memorize the Holy Qur’an, but he lured her after the rest of her colleagues left and sexually assaulted her several times from behind, adding that the child refused to go again to him, and by asking her she confessed what the preacher had done with her and expressed her fear of repeating the incident once other.