The perpetrator, Musa Mia, 40, was handed over to the police by locals
A four-year-old girl was raped in Bhuapur upazila of Tangail on Saturday afternoon.
The perpetrator, Musa Mia, 40, was handed over to the police by locals.
According to locals, Musa, a neighbour, lured the child to his house, and forced himself on her. Hearing the child scream, her mother rushed to the spot, and caught him in the act. Later a mob of angry locals severely beat up Musa, and handed him over to the police.
Bhuapur police station OC Rashidul Islam said: "Locals severely injured Musa, so we admitted him to the upazila health complex.
“The girl is currently at the police station, and will be sent to a hospital tomorrow for medical tests. A case is being prepared to be filed by her mother.”