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Six held for rape

  • Published at 09:44 pm January 22nd, 2020

In Narayanganj, police arrested a man over rape accusation from Fatullah on Wednesday

At least six people were arrested over rape charges in five districts.

In Jhenaidah, police arrested a man named Al-Amin for raping a physically challenged woman from Kaliganj upazila on Wednesday.

Kaliganj police OC)Mahfuzur Rahman confirmed the arrest.

In Narayanganj, police arrested a man over rape accusation from Fatullah on Wednesday.

Fatullah Model police station OC Md Aslam Hossain said: "Salauddin was romantically involved with the girl and on January 11, Salauddin took the girl to a Chandpur-bound launch and raped her multiple times."

In Jhalokati, police arrested two men Sagor Khan, 18, and Hemayet Khalifa, 40 for gang raping a madrasa student from Rajapur upazila on Tuesday.

Rajapur police station Inspector (Inspection) Abul Kalam Azad said: "Sagor and another man named Jalal took the girl to Hemayet's house and raped her taking turns."

In Faridpur, RAB arrested a man for attempting to rape a child from Boalmari upazila on Tuesday.

RAB-8 Faridpur camp Company Commander Major Abdullah Al Moin said: "The arrestee Nazim lured the child into his house and attempted to rape her. Neighbours heard the child's scream and rescued the child."

In Sirajganj, RAB arrested a man for raping his niece from Gorai area of Tangail's Mirzapur upazila on Tuesday.

RAB-12 Sirajganj camp Acting Company Commander ASP Pranab Kumar Sarkar said, the arrestee Shahin, 26 raped his niece when she went to visit his house.

In Tangail, a man was accused of attempting to rape a seventh-grader girl in Sakhipur upazila on Friday.

Shakhipur police station OC Amir Hosain said, they are trying to arrest the accused Lutfor.

In Gopalganj, a school guard, Sreedham Bala was accused of sexually harassing a third-grader in Kashiani upazila.

The girl's mother, school management committee and few locals have submitted separate complaints to Kashiani upazila Primary Education Office on this matter.

Our correspondents Nayan Khondoker, Jhenaidah; Aminul Islam Rana, Sirajganj; Shamima Rita, Narayanganj; Manoj Kumar Saha, Gopalganj; Abdullah Al Numan, Tangail; and SM Rejaul Karim, Jhalokati contributed to this report.