The incident took place on Sunday
An eight-year-old girl has reportedly been molested sexually by a 60-year-old man at Jhaubari in Keraniganj, on the outskirts of Dhaka.
The incident took place on Sunday and the matter emerged on Thursday after the victim's mother admitted her daughter to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH).
DMCH police outpost in-charge Inspector Bachchu Mia said the girl was admitted to the hospital around 7:30pm.
According to the victim's mother, Haji Siddik, the owner of a nearby house, took her daughter to a room of his house and sexually molested her around 2:30pm on Sunday.
When contacted, South Keraniganj police station Inspector (investigation) Ashiquzzaman said: "We have heard the news. But, no one filed any complaint regarding the matter with the police station till now.
"However, we are looking into the matter," he added.