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Man arrested for child rape in Chapainawabganj

  • Published at 10:16 pm March 15th, 2019
Police present the accused Mostaq before the media in Chapainawabganj Sadar upazila, on Friday Dhaka Tribune

‘In primary interrogation the rapist confessed to his crime’

Police on Friday arrested a man in a case filed for the rape of a six-year-old girl in Chapainawabganj.

The arrested, Md Mostaq, was apprehended by the police in Sadar upazila’s Islampur union, around 5am.

Chapainawabganj Sadar model police station OC, Ziaur Rahman, said: “On Thursday afternoon, Mostaq first lured the minor to a lemon grove, raped the child, and fled.”

Later, locals discovered the wounded child and rushed her to the Chapainawabganj Sadar Hospital.

Later in the day, the victim’s mother filed a case with the Sadar model police station in this regard.

The case investigation officer, Mojibor Rahman, said: “In primary interrogation the rapist confessed to his crime.” 

Doctors also confirmed signs of rape and the child is receiving proper medical attention, he added.