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Differently-abled teenager raped in Madaripur

  • Published at 11:43 pm October 7th, 2019
Police detain Almas Uddin in Chapainawabganj on charge of rape Dhaka Tribune

'We have collected evidence of rape'

A 14-year-old differently-abled teenager was reportedly gang-raped in Rajoir upazila of Madaripur early on Monday.

The accused are Akash Bepari, 20, who is a rickshaw-van driver, and his accomplice Ibrahim.

The girl's family said the two youths lured her to a rickshaw-van garage on Sunday night, and raped her. She is currently under treatment in Madaripur Sadar Hospital.

Doctor Abu Zafar Hawlader of the hospital, said: "We have collected evidence of rape."

Madaripur Sadar police station OC Swagatul Alam said: "We will take action if the girl's family files a complaint."

School girl raped in Chapainawabganj

An eight-grade school girl was reportedly raped by a man in Sadar upazila of Chapainawabganj on Sunday.

The suspect Almas Uddin was arrested the same night, after the girl's father filed a case with Sadar model police station, said OC Ziaur Rahman.

Quoting the case details, the OC said, on Sunday morning Almas groped the girl when he found her alone in her house. He left the house when she screamed, but came back again, and raped her. 

The girl was sent to hospital for tests, and police produced him before court, which later sent him to jail. 

Almas worked as a muezzin in a mosque in his locality.

One gets life imprisonment for raping child in Faridpur

In Faridpur, a special tribunal on Monday sentenced a man to life imprisonment, and fined him Tk1 lakh for raping a six year old girl.

The convict is Ohid Biswas, 28, reports BSS.

Judge Md Alamgir Kabir of Faridpur Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal rendered the judgment.

According to the case documents, Ohid raped the child by luring her to a neighbor’s house in the morning of November 16, 2016. 

The girl's mother filed the case on that day, and police on the same night arrested the rapist.

Woman files a case accusing a man of rape in Jhalakathi

In Jhalakathi, a woman filed a case on Sunday, charging a man for raping her a number of times with the promise of marriage since February 15.

The case was filed against Shaon Molla alias Shohag, 35, with Jhalakathi Sadar police station, confirmed the police station OC Md Abu Taher Mia

According to the case details, Shohag was a waiter in a hotel, who allegedly introduced himself as a journalist, and raped her with the promise of marriage on February 15. He raped her several times since March 3.

Locals claimed, there are a few other incidents of fraud against Shohag. In one of the incidents he pretended as a lawyer, and served a legal notice to the plaintiff of a land-dispute case. General Secretary, Monu Mia, of the Districts lawyers association, said a written complaint was filed to him against Shohag by the plaintiff, Wares Ali Hawlader. The accusation is under investigation.