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Schoolgirl raped, murdered in Bandarban

  • Published at 11:27 pm February 15th, 2020
Rape culture

Meanwhile, police arrested a man for raping a woman in Comilla

Bandarban police recovered the body of a schoolgirl who is suspected to have been raped before being murdered in Bandarban. 

A team of police recovered the girl’s body with locals help Boroitola of Ghumdhum union at Naikhongchhari upazila in the morning.

Naikhongchhari police station Officer in-Charge (OC) Md Anwar Hossain confirmed the matter to Dhaka Tribune. “The girl’s body was taken to Bandarban Sadar Hospital for an autopsy.”

Meanwhile, police detained a Rohingya man in this connection later in the day.

The detained was identified as Rasel, son of Nurul Islam of the Ghumghum union, confirmed Ghumdhum union ward 9 UP Member Md Badiul Islam.

Police will take necessary legal actions once a case is filed in this connection, the OC added.

Woman raped in Comilla

Police arrested a man accused of raping a woman and filming the heinous act in Chauddagram upazila of Comilla.

The incident took place in Kashinagar union on Saturday. The woman was the wife of a Saudi expatriate.

The rape suspect Amir Hossain, 45, delivered milk to the woman’s house. is currently in police custody and will be sent to jail once a case has been filed, said Chauddagram police station OC Abdullah Al Mahfuz

The woman has been sent to Comilla Medical College Hospital for medical attention, he added.

According to locals, on Saturday like usual, Amir came to the woman’s house to deliver milk. He lured her to the barn in the back and raped her, binding her hands and mouth. He also filmed the incident.

Neighbors became suspicious seeing Amir leaving in a hurry, so they detained him and later handed him over to police.