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10-year-old girl raped in Habiganj

  • Published at 10:17 am April 26th, 2019
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She was rushed to Habiganj Sadar Hospital in critical condition by locals

A 10-year-old fourth-grader has been reportedly raped in Lakhai upazila of Habiganj. 

She was rescued by locals and rushed to Habiganj Sadar Hospital in critical condition in the late hours of Thursday.

Lakhai police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Emran Hossain said: “The girl’s mother brought a complaint, which stated that her daughter was raped by a local man named Johur Ali, while she was heading back home Thursday night.”

Mehedi Hasan, physician of Habiganj Sadar Hospital emergency department said: “The child admitted after being reportedly raped is being given medical attention. After the medical tests we can confirm the rape.”

Police are trying to detain the rape suspect connected to the incident, the OC added.