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11:03 PM, May 04, 2021 / LAST MODIFIED: 11:06 PM, May 04, 2021

Man arrested for rape of teenager in Khulna

Police have arrested a man on charge of raping a teenage girl in Khulna's Rupsha upazila today.

The arrestee was identified as Rajib Sheikh (30), our Khulna correspondent reports quoting Sirajul Islam, officer-in-charge of Rupsha Police Station.

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He was arrested from Pithbhog village of the upazila around 6:30pm, said the OC.

Quoting family members of the victim, OC Sirajul Islam said, Rajib Sheikh forcefully took the victim to his house when the victim was going to a tailor shop on Sunday morning and raped her there.

The victim later disclosed the matter to her family members and the victim's mother filed a rape case against Rajib with Rupsha police facility the following day.

OC Sirajul said the accused confessed his involvement to the crime during primary investigation.

The accused will be produced before the court tomorrow, he added.

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