Man arrested, sent to jail over raping school student in Noakhali
An accused of a gang-rape case has been arrested and sent to jail in Noakhali's Sonaimuri upazila.
Accused Md Rubel (26) was arrested on Saturday night and gave confessional statement before Chief Judicial Magistrate's Court in Noakhali yesterday afternoon. Then, the court sent him to jail, said Sonaimuri Police Station Officer-in-Charge Md Tauhidul Islam.
Police are continuing a drive to arrest three more accused in the case, our local correspondent reports.
According to the case statement, Rubel raped a student of class 10 on July 25 in Changaon area, luring her with promise of marriage. Later on July 30, three others, including Rubel's cousin Jewel (25), raped her.
The victim filed a case accusing the four with the local police station yesterday.