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Madrasa student gang raped in Jhenaidah

  • Published at 09:04 pm May 11th, 2019
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A case is being filed in this regard with Kolakali police station

A tenth-grade madrasa student was raped in Jhenaidah's Kaliganj area.

The incident occurred around 9pm on Friday when suspect Al Amin, son of Abdur Rauf of Khalkola village in Kola union parishad, and another unidentified youth, forced the victim to a nearby field.

The suspects gang raped the student throughout the night and left her gagged in the field, with her hands and legs tied.

Confirming the matter to Dhaka Tribune, Kaliganj police station Officer-in-Charge (OC), Yunuch Ali, said: "A case is being filed against Al Amin and another unidentified youth for raping the madrasa student. We are trying to arrest the suspects.

"The rape survivor has been sent to Jhenidah Hospital for medical examination."

The rape survivors father said: " On Friday night, around 9pm, my daughter went outside the house to bring a mobile phone charger.

"As she was coming back home, Al Amin and one of his associates forced my daughter to a nearby field and gang raped her. We searched for her the whole night but all our efforts were in vain."

"In  the morning one of the locals found her lying there in the field with her hands, legs, and mouth tied. We rushed to the spot and rescued her," he added.