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RMG worker abducted, raped in Savar

  • Published at 09:37 pm February 14th, 2020
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The accused Rana Miah, 23, who is currently on the run, is a resident of the same area

A female readymade garment worker was reportedly raped after she was abducted on her way home from work in Gorat area of Savar’s Ashulia.

The accused Rana Miah, 23, who is currently on the run, is a resident of the same area.

The girl filed a case against Rana and his accomplices with Ashulia police station Thursday afternoon.

According to the case statement on Wednesday, Rana, along with two others, abducted the girl and one of her male co-workers to a nearby brick kiln when they were returning home from work.

Rana, with the help of two others, raped the girl while three others took her co-worker to another place and beat him.

When locals came forward to help hearing the girl’s screams, the miscreants fled the scene.

Ashulia police station Sub-Inspector said the girl was sent to the one-stop crisis centre of Dhaka Medical College Hospital and police are trying to arrest the accused.

Rana had prior cases of rape and murder filed against him, he added.