2 held for raping 2 minors
08:16 PM, June 20, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 08:23 PM, June 20, 2019

2 held for raping 2 minors

Teenager killed after being raped

A teenager girl died after being “raped” in Brahmanbaria while two persons were arrested for raping two minor girls in Rangpur, and Dhamrai area of Dhaka, police said.

In Brahmanbaria, the girl was found dead at the house of her brother-in-law (sister’s husband) at Shalgaon village in Sadar upazila this morning.

The victim’s brother-in-law “raped and killed” her after making his family members unconscious by feeding sedatives with mango juice last night, Atiqur Rahman, inspector (Investigation) of Brahmanbaria Sadar Model Police Station, said quoting the victim’s sister.

The victim was a ninth-grader student of Shalgaon-Kalishima High School, our local correspondent reports quoting the police official.

Police recovered the body around 1:00pm and sent it to Brahmanbaria General Hospital morgue, he said.

The accused is absconding following the incident, he added.

In Dhaka, a man was arrested for raping a 11-year-old hearing-impaired girl in Bagonnagar area under Dhamrai municipality this morning.

The arrestee is Thandu Mollah,63, a neighbour of the victim, our Savar correspondent reports quoting Dipok Saha, officer in-charge (OC) of Dhamrai Police Station.

Thandu Mollah was caught red handed by locals while raping the girl as she cried for help and later handed over to police, the OC said.

The victim was sent the One-Stop Crisis Center of Dhaka Medical College Hospital for medical test and treatment, he said.

A case was filed by the victim’s brother with Dhamrai Police Station against him, added the OC.

In Rangpur, an elderly man was arrested for raping a five-year-old girl yesterday afternoon, said AKM Nazmul Quader, officer-in-charge of Haragachh Police Station.

Arrestee Mozammel Haque, 55, is a resident of Kartik Munsipara in Rangpur City Corporation area, he told our Dinajpur correspondent.

A local court today sent him to jail in connection with a case filed over the incident.

The girl was sent to Rangpur Medical College Hospital for treatment, the OC said.

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