The accused has been arrested
Police have arrested a minor boy accused for raping a 100-year-old woman Tangail's Madhupur upazila on Tuesday.
The accused 15-year-old broke into the victim’s house in Angaria village of Madhupur on Tuesday around 6pm, covered her mouth and allegedly raped her.
According to locals, the woman could not walk properly due to old age. She fell sick after the incident but her family did not take her to a hospital due to fear of social embarrassment.
Police arrived in the spot on Wednesday evening and later arrested the boy from his home.
Officer-in-Charge of Modhupur police station Tarik Kamal confirmed the incident to Dhaka Tribune and said the victim's son has filed a case in this regard.