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Man arrested for child rape in Chapainawabganj

  • Published at 10:16 pm March 15th, 2019
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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.