A six-year-old girl has allegedly been raped by her cousin in Panchagarh Sadar upazila.
A culture of impunity and degradation of moral and social values are among the main reasons why rape incidents are rising, eminent sociologist Prof Mahbuba Nasreen has said.
Three girls have allegedly been raped in Cumilla, Moulvibazar and Rajshahi since Monday.
Five girls aged between 11 and 15 had been allegedly raped in five districts since Saturday.
A 17-year-old girl has allegedly been raped by two youths in Dhaka's Dhamrai upazila.
Two minor girls have allegedly been raped, one by her father and another by a neighbour, in Narayanganj and Moulvibazar.
A 12-year-old blind girl has allegedly been raped by her father's co-worker in Kalmakanda upazila of Netrakona.
Police arrested a man yesterday morning for allegedly raping a seven-year-old girl at Sundorpur village in Chunarughat upazila of Habiganj.