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School teacher arrested for raping, impregnating 7th grader

  • Published at 01:02 am May 22nd, 2019
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He allegedly raped the girl and threatened to kill her if she informed anyone

A school teacher has been arrested for raping and impregnating a seventh grader in the Salna area of the Gazipur city corporation.

The victim's family filed a case with the Sadar police station against the teacher, Sohel Rana Sarkar on May 20 reports UNB.

According to the case statement, the accused Sohel raped the girl and threatened to kill her if she informed anyone about the incident on October 12, 2018.

In April, when the victim fell sick, her family hospitalised her only to learn that she was seven months pregnant.

Deputy Commissioner of  Gazipur Metropolitan Police, Sharifur Rahman said: "The victim was sent to Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmad Medical College Hospital for a medical examination, including the suspect's DNA test."