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Fifth grader raped in Kishoreganj, accused held

  • Published at 10:32 pm April 14th, 2019
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Police has arrested the alleged rapist

A class five girl has been raped by a neighbour at Tulshigram village in Karimgonj, upazila.

The incident took place on Saturday, reports UNB.

Police arrested the alleged rapist, Kanan Mia, 50, son of late Abu Taher of the village.

Locals said Kanan lured the girl into going to a haor in the evening where he raped her.

Hearing the victim's screams, a woman rushed in and rescued the girl but the rapist fled the scene.

The victim was first taken to Upazila Health Complex from where she was sent to Kishoreganj General Hospital for medical test.

On information, police arrested the accused from the village, said Md Mominul Islam, OC of Karimgonj police station.