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2 arrested for raping schoolgirl in Barisal

  • Published at 01:23 am November 16th, 2019

The girl filed case with Wazirpur police station in this connection

Police arrested two men for raping a seventh-grader in Patibari village under Satla union of Wazirpur upazila in Barisal on Friday.

The arrested identified as Nurul Islam Boyati, 20, and Tarikul Islam, 19, were sent to jail following a court order on Friday.

The girl filed case with Wazirpur police station in this connection. 

According to the case statement, Nurul and Tarikul were employees of a fish-enclosure near the girl’s house and often teased her. On Thursday evening, the girl on her way home was abducted by the duo. They took her to the fish enclosure raped her in turns till 10pm.

The duo then bound the girl’s hands, covered her face in plastic, and left her standing in water of marsh land, to kill and destroy the evidence of rape.

Family members with locals in search of the girl, found her, apprehended the duo, and handed them over to police.

Wazirpur police station OC Shishir Kumar Pal said: “The girl was sent to Barisal Sher E Bangla Medical College Hospital for medical tests.”