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Six arrested for gang rape in Narayanganj

  • Published at 09:56 pm December 10th, 2019
Narayanganj Rape
Police officials along with the arrested six people accused in a case filed for gang-raping a teenager in Narayanganj on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Dhaka Tribune

The girl filed a case on Monday night with Fatullah Model police station after the rape incident, said acting Superintendent of Police (SP) Monirul Islam in a press briefing at the police station

Narayanganj police on Tuesday arrested six people accused in a case filed for gangraping a teenager on Monday in Fatullah upazila.

The girl filed a case on Monday night with Fatullah Model police station after the rape incident, said acting Superintendent of Police (SP) Monirul Islam in a press briefing at the police station.

The arrested are: Rasel, 38, Sujan, 23, Shahadat, 22, Suman, 22, Robin, 23, and Md Al Amin, 21, all from the same upazila.

According to the case statement, the girl was being escorted home by her cousin after her work at a factory ended on Monday evening. The accused men abducted the girl and her cousin from the road and gangraped her, letting them go after the rape.

SP Monirul said: "After we were informed of the incident on the 999 hotline, a police team led a drive in the locality and arrested them within six hours."