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Bagerhat madrasa girl rape: 3 detained for interrogation

  • Published at 07:19 pm July 3rd, 2019
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The detainees are, Osman Sikder, 24, Shahin, 19 and Rafikul Mridha, 19

Police have detained three men for interrogation over the rape and murder of a sixth grader madrasa student in Morrelganj, Bagerhat on Wednesday.

The detainees are, Osman Sikder, 24, Shahin, 19 and Rafikul Mridha, 19.

According to the police, the three men were detained on suspicion and police are interrogating them in Morrelganj Additional Police Superintendent's Office.

Morrelganj Additional Police Superintendent, Riyazul Islam, said: "A specialist team of Bagerhat Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) inspected the spot. We are waiting for the girl's autopsy report to go forward with the investigation."

Earlier on Tuesday, a dead body of a madrasa girl was found hanging from a ceiling of her house in Pashchim Baharbunia upazila in Morrelganj. Initial report suggested that she was raped and murdered, police said.