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Third grader raped in Tangail

  • Published at 03:10 pm September 27th, 2019
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Police shows Shahidul Islam before media, arrested for raping a nine-year-old school student from Narandia union of Tangail on Friday, September 27, 2019 Dhaka Tribune

A man has been arrested in connection with the incident

A nine-year-old school student has been allegedly raped in Tangail.

The incident occurred at Malti village of Narandia union Thursday evening.

The arrestee was identified as Shahidul Islam, 52, hailing from the same village.

Family members of the girl said, Shahidul lured the girl with chocolates and violated her in a nearby jungle.

Later, locals rescued her and admitted her to Tangail General Hospital.

Kalihati police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Hasan Al Mamun said: "Shahidul was arrested Thursday night. He was produced before a Tangail court Friday morning." 

The girl's mother filed a case in this regard.