A man was arrested from Madhukhali upazila on Saturday on charge of raping an 11-year-old girl.
The arrestee is Arif Mollah, 38, of Kamarkhali union, said Saiful Alam, sub-inspector (SI) of Madhukhali Police Station.
The victim’s mother said, “I and my husband work at a garment factory in Dhaka and my daughter stayed at the house of Arif, husband of my sister.”
“A few days ago, my daughter said Arif had been raping her for the last one year,” she said.
Following a case filed by the girl’s mother, Arif was arrested from his house, said the SI.
“Later, the arrestee was produced before a court that sent him to jail. The victim was sent to Faridpur Medical College Hospital for medical test,” he said.