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Rajshahi madrasa teacher arrested for sodomising student

  • Published at 08:01 pm October 26th, 2017
  • Last updated at 02:47 am October 27th, 2017
Rajshahi madrasa teacher arrested for sodomising student
A 55-year-old madrasa teacher has been jailed over charges of sodomizing a teenage student in Rajshahi. The accused was identified as Abdul Zabbar Mahmud Zihadi, teacher of Jamia Rahmania Madrasa, hailing from Boalia union of the district. Boalia police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Aman Ullah said: “The 14-year-old boy came to police station and lodged a complaint against the teacher on Tuesday night. He is a resident student of the madrasa.” According to the OC, police detained Zabbar the same night. The accused later fell sick and was sent to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital, where on-duty doctors said he was physically well and sent him back into police custody. The victim’s father filed a case with Boalia police on Wednesday. Golam Mostafa, the investigation officer of the case, said: “A magistrate's court of Rajshahi heard the case. The victim was present before the magistrate and testified before the court.”