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Woman gang-raped in Pabna

  • Published at 12:42 am July 27th, 2019
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Pabna Sadar police station OC Obaidul Hoque said police detained the landlord, Haider Ali, for questioning on Friday

A woman was gang-raped reportedly by her landlord and his associates in the Sadar upazila of Pabna.

Pabna Sadar police station OC Obaidul Hoque said police detained the landlord, Haider Ali, for questioning on Friday.

A case was filed by the woman’s brother on Thursday night.

According to the case statement, the woman and her brother, a garments worker rented the flat two months ago. On Wednesday night, her landlord with 4-5 other men broke into the flat as her brother did not come home from work. The men gang-raped her in turns throughout the night.

She underwent treatment and tests at Pabna General Hospital on Friday which revealed signs of rape, confirmed Dr Nargis of Gynaecology department.

Police are investigating the case and will soon arrest those who were involved, the OC added.