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Teen mother and child reportedly tortured in Gazipur

  • Published at 01:27 am May 9th, 2019
Map of Gazipur
Map of Gazipur district

DNA-test of the accused is on process

A teen mother and child have reportedly been tortured by a young man in Sreepur upazila of Gazipur.

The incident occurred on Tuesday morning at Gilar Chala village in Sreepur.

Police arrested the teenager, 19, in a case filed for the rape, and handed him over to the court.

On Tuesday morning, the youth found the fourth-grader alone at home and raped her when her parents left for work and also tortured her child physically. 

Sreepur police station OC Sheikh Sadi confirmed and said: “The teen boy is from Netrakona Sadar upazila and his DNA-test is on process.” 

Sreepur Upazila Health and Family Planning Officer Md Moinul Haque Khan said: “On Tuesday, the mother and the child were admitted into Sreepur Upazila health Complex for treatment.”