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06:38 PM, February 23, 2021 / LAST MODIFIED: 06:41 PM, February 23, 2021

Two arrested over rape in Narayanganj

Police arrested two youths on charge of rape in Narayanganj's Araihazar upazila this morning.

The arrestees are Apan Mia (20) and Mahabub Hossain (19). Both are residents of Nunertek area of the upazila.

Citing the case, Araihazar Police Station Sub-inspector Sajim Ahmmed said the arrestees forcibly took the victim to a char when she left home on the evening of February 21.

Mahabub assisted Apan in the rape and later both escaped, leaving the victim, the SI said.

The victim's mother filed a case in this connection, he said.

Following the case, they were arrested from Nunertek area during a drive conducted from last night till this morning, the official added.

Araihazar Police Station Officer-in-Charge Nazrul Islam said the accused were produced before the court today. "We will seek seven-day remand for them," he added.

The girl was sent to Narayanganj General Hospital for examination, he informed.



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