One person was arrested in connection with the rape of a class five student of a madrasa in Bagerhat's Mollahat last night.
The arrestee was identified as Sujon Hawladar (23) of Ghoshgathi village in Mollahat upazila.
Sujon lured the victim to an abandoned house promising some food on Wednesday evening and raped her there, police said.
Locals rushed there after hearing the scream of the victim and caught Sujon, said officer-in-charge of Mollahat Police Station Kazi Golam Kabir. Locals handed him over to police, said the OC.
The victim's father filed a case in this connection.