Susheel Chandra, 46, son of Babu Lal of the village, raped the teenage girl, after he found her alone in her house on September 1
A speech-impaired girl has been allegedly raped by one of her neighbours in the Singadar village in the Lalmonirhat Sadar upazila.
The victim’s mother on Wednesday night filed a case with the Sadar police station in this regard.
According to locals, Susheel Chandra, 46, son of Babu Lal of the village, raped the teenage girl, after he found her alone in her house on September 1, reports UNB.
Locals later rescued the girl but Susheel managed to flee.
Victim's family alleged that the matter went to arbitration, and the arbitrators led by local UP Chairman Moshiur Rahman, only fined the accused Tk50, 000.
After the news spread, Superintendent of Police (SP) SM Rashidul Haque ordered Sadar police station Officer-In-Charge Mahfuz Alam to visit the spot and record a case.