The survivor’s mother filed a case with Kalaikar police station in Gazipur on Saturday
A youth has been arrested for reportedly raping his female colleague in a spinning mill in Khorajora area of Kaliakair upazila in Gazipur.
The accused has been identified as Ayub Ali, 18, Shahin of Kurigrampara area of Nilphamari sadar upazila. The police arrested him on Saturday afternoon.
The survivor's mother filed a case with the Kaliakair police station on Saturday morning, confirmed Kaliakair police station OC Monowar Hossain Chowdhury.
Citing the victim's family, OC Monwar Hossain Chowdhury said the survivor worked in Jahanara Spinning Mill while renting a house in Gowal Bathan area of Kaliakair upazila.
The woman worker went to the washroom inside the factory to freshen up at around 3am during her night shift on Friday.
At that time Ayub Ali entered the washroom, grabbed the female worker’s face from behind and, took her inside the toilet and allegedly raped her. He threatened to kill her if she told anyone about the incident.
After the victim shared the matter with her family members, the woman's mother filed a case with Kaliakair police station on Saturday morning.
Police arrested the reported rapist from a rented house in Latifpur area of the upazila in the afternoon and produced him before a court which sent him to jail.