Police produced the accused Abdul Kuddus, 24, in court on Thursday and was sent to jail
Police arrested a local maktab teacher who reportedly attempted to rape his nine years old student in Begumganj upazila of Noakhali.
Police produced the accused Abdul Kuddus, 24, in court on Thursday and was sent to jail.
Confirming the incident, Begumganj police station Officer-in-Charge Harun-Or-Rashid said the child's father filed the case under the Women and Child Repression Prevention Act.
According to the case statement, Abdul provided the girl Arabic lessons every morning. On Wednesday afternoon, Abdul asked the child to bring water for him when she was passing by his room near the maktab.
When the girl brought the water, he closed his room door and attempted to rape her. Locals rescued her upon hearing her scream, according to the case details.
Dr Syed Mohiuddin, Resident Medical Officer of Noakhali General Hospital, on Thursday, said the girl was admitted to his hospital for treatment.