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Garment worker gang-raped in Chittagong

  • Published at 10:24 pm April 14th, 2019
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The victim is now undergoing treatment at the one-stop crisis centre at CMCH

A female garment worker has been reportedly gang-raped by two of her friends when she went to enjoy Pohela Boishakh celebration programs together with them.

Victim's family alleged that Ripon, 26, of Kachuai village in Patiya upazila took the girl to the city from Patiya to celebrate Pohela Boishakh, on Sunday, reports UNB.

However, he along with his friend raped the girl later.

The victim was first taken to Patiya Upazila Health Complex and then sent to Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH) following excessive bleeding, said Nayek Amir Hossain of CMCH police camp.

She is now undergoing treatment at the one-stop crisis centre of the hospital, he said.

Patiya police station OC said they sent a team of police to the hospital after hearing about the incident. 

"The rapists will be arrested if we receive a written complaint," the OC said.