A three-year-old baby has been raped reportedly by her uncle in Lakshmipur’s Kamalnagar, while a five-year-old was also raped in Savar, Dhaka.
In Lakshmipur, suspect Md Sayeedullah, the husband of the victim’s paternal aunt, raped the child Friday morning, according to the victim’s family.
The toddler was later admitted to Lakshmipur Sadar Hospital in a critical condition.
The hospital’s Resident Medical Officer Dr Anwar Hossain said the baby was profusely bleeding due to the abuse.
Kamalnagar police station OC Iqbal Hossain said legal measures would be taken against the perpetrator after investigation.
In Dhaka, the five-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a neighbour in Savar’s Beparipara area on Thursday, reports UNB.
Locals said Mamun Miah, 20, a mason hailing from Ranisankail upazila of Thakurgaon, lured the child to his home and raped her while her parents were at work.
When the girl later fell ill, she narrated the incident to her parents.
On Friday, locals caught Mamun and informed Savar Model police station. Police later arrested him.