• Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019
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Policeman arrested for raping schoolgirl in Madaripur

  • Published at 06:54 pm May 21st, 2019
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The arrestee, Mokhtar Hossain, was produced before the Chief Judicial Magistrate Court on Tuesday and the court sent him to jail

Police have arrested a policeman on Monday night for raping a tenth-grader in Madaripur’s Sadar upazila.

The arrestee, Mokhtar Hossain, was produced before the Chief Judicial Magistrate Court on Tuesday and the court sent him to jail.

According to court sources, on Sunday evening, police constable Mokhtar called the school girl to his home at TB Clinic area of Sadar upazila and raped her.

Hearing her screams, locals rushed to the spot and confined the police constable in his house. At one point, the policeman threw the girl out of his house through the ventilator.

Locals took the girl to Madaripur Sadar Hospital.

Madaripur Additional Police Superintendent, Uttam Prashad Pathak, confirmed the matter and said:  “The policeman was fired from his job after the incident.”