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Woman gang-raped on her way to Netrokona

  • Published at 10:37 pm August 10th, 2019
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The incident took place when the couple, on their way to visit their relative’s house in Kalmakanda upazila, made a stop at a restaurant called Sarinda Fast Food on Friday night

A woman travelling with her husband from Dhaka to Netrokona was gang-raped in a restroom at a restaurant in Rajendrapur of Netrokona Sadar upazila.

The incident took place when the couple, on their way to visit their relative’s house in Kalmakanda upazila, made a stop at a restaurant called Sarinda Fast Food on Friday night.

According to the case filed by the woman’s husband, after they entered the restaurant, his wife went to the restroom, where a group of men ambushed her, while another group detained him.

After the men raped his wife, they threatened the couple, and released them in the early hours of Saturday. 

Police after recording the case, conducted a drive at that restaurant, and arrested four of the accused in the afternoon. 

The arrested were identified as Saidul Islam, Rezaul Karim Pavel, Zaman Bashar, and restaurant manager Mahfuzul Islam, said a press release issued by Netrokona Superintendent of Police Akbar Ali Munshi.