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4-year-olds raped in Narayanganj, Tangail

  • Published at 11:41 pm December 11th, 2019
Police present the arrested duo in Chougachha upazila, Jessore on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 Dhaka Tribune

In other incidents, two sisters were raped in Gazipur and two rape suspects were arrested in Jessore

Two children, both aged four, were raped in Narayanganj and Tangail.

The girl in Narayanganj was raped by her uncle in Sonargaon upazila on Monday.

The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested the accused uncle, Jibon Hasan, 27, on Tuesday. Hasan confessed to raping his niece during preliminary interrogation on Wednesday.

RAB 11 ASP Md Alep Uddin said: “Jibon took his niece to his room and raped her. The child later revealed the incident to her father.”

The girl has been admitted at Narayanganj General Hospital.

The other girl in Tangail was raped by a teenager on Tuesday night in Dhanbari upazila.

Police arrested the accused teenager, Momin, 12, from Sujolkor village last morning.

The child’s father filed a case, stating that Momin lured the child with a packet of potato chips before raping her behind a shop in the village.

Dhanbari police station SI Ariful Hasan said: “The teenager was produced in court and the child was sent to Tangail General Hospital for medical examination.”

Sisters raped in Gazipur

Two teenage sisters, aged 18 and 17, were raped in Tongi, Gazipur, on Tuesday night.

RAB 1 on Wednesday arrested two rape suspects identified as Shraif Miya, 22, and Momin Miya in connection to the case filed by the elder sister.

RAB 1 Additional SP Md Kamruzzaman said: “The arrested have confessed to their crimes upon preliminary interrogation.”

According to the case statement, the girls were waiting for their relative on the bank of the Turag River around 8pm when five unknown individual abducted them to an isolated place before raping them. 

Tongi police OC Emdadul Haque said the girls had been taken to a hospital for medical examination.

2 arrested for rape in Jessore

Police on Wednesday arrested two men for allegedly raping a woman in Chougachha upazila.

The arrested are Shahid Ali, 32, and Abdul Karim, 35.

According to the case statement, on Monday when the woman was standing near a local tea stall, its owner Shahid Ali abducted her and took her to a deserted place, where he and his accomplice Abdul Karim raped her. Later, Abdul Karim forcibly took her to his home, where she was raped again. Chougachha police station OC Rifat Khan confirmed the incident to Dhaka Tribune on Wednesday. 

Our correspondents Shamima Rita, Narayanganj; Abdullah Al Numan, Tangail; Md Raihanul Islam Akand, Gazipur; Md Tauhid Zaman, Jessore contributed to this story