In kurigram, a 17-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the rape of a three-year-old child
A woman was raped and a youth was arrested in connection with the rape of a three year old child respectively in Comilla and Kurigram district on Friday.
In Comilla, a woman was reportedly raped in Barpara village of Comilla Adarsha Sadar upazila on Thursday night.
The woman’s brother filed a case against four in connection with the rape at Kotwali Model police station on Friday evening.
The accused of the heinous act is Anis, while his accomplices Zaved, Shojib and Mithu stood watch, according to the woman’s brother.
According to the case statement, the woman worked as a house help in various apartments in Barpara. On Thursday night, Anis took her to his mess room when she was talking over phone in front of a house she was working. Later he and his associates hijacked Tk1,000 and the mobile phone from her. Later Anis assaulted the woman with a belt and raped her.
The woman is currently undergoing treatment at Comilla Medical College Hospital. She said she don’t want the money and mobile phones back and demanded justice for her rape.
Kotwali Model police station OC Md Anwarul Hoque said efforts are underway to arrest the accused.
Youth arrested over child rape
In kurigram, a 17-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the rape of a three-year-old child from Baoyai village of Rowmari upazila on Friday.
Rowmari police station Officer-in-Charge Abu Md Dilwar Hossain said: "On Friday, the victim's mother keep the child in the youth's care and went to a nearby pond for bathing. Taking advantage of the mother's absence, the accused raped the child. At one point, the child screamed and locals caught the boy red handed".
Police primarily found that the child was raped and the victim was sent to Kurigram General Hospital for treatment, he added. "A case was also filed against the accused."