rape in bangladesh

March 3, 2021
March 3, 2021

26,695 rape cases filed in last 5 years: IGP office report to HC

A total of 26,695 rape cases have been filed across the country in the last five years, said the office of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) in a report submitted to the High Court today.

January 9, 2021
January 9, 2021

Ward-level AL leader in Natore arrested for rape, circulating video

A ward-level leader of Awami League was arrested last night on charges of raping a woman in Naldanga upazila of Natore, and circulating a video of the incident through social media.

November 1, 2020
November 1, 2020

Two held over rape of 35-year-old house help, 12-year-old schoolgirl in Ctg

A 35-year old house help and a 12-year old school girl were raped in two separate incidents in Chattogram’s Boalkhali upazila.

October 16, 2020
October 16, 2020

Man held for raping parlor worker in Gazipur

Police on last night arrested a driver for allegedly raping a female worker of a local parlour in his car in Zirani area of Gazipur.

October 13, 2020
October 13, 2020

Man arrested for raping two minors in Narayanganj

A man was arrested on charges of raping two minors -- sisters -- in Siddhirganj of Narayanganj yesterday, police said.

October 12, 2020
October 12, 2020

Man, sister held over rape in Savar

Police arrested a man and his elder sister on charge of raping a 20-year-old girl in Ashulia of Savar.

October 11, 2020
October 11, 2020

Anti-rape protest continues for seventh consecutive day

Anti-rape protests continued across the country for the seventh consecutive day today as different organisations took to the streets demonstrating against rape, sexual harassment and violence against women.

October 11, 2020
October 11, 2020

Man arrested for raping speech-impaired niece in Brahmanbaria

Police have arrested a man for allegedly raping his 12-year-old speech-impaired niece in Ashuganj upazila of Brahmanbaria.

October 11, 2020
October 11, 2020

Physically-challenged woman raped in Rangamati, accused held

Police arrested a man on charges of raping an indigenous physically-challenged woman in Kaptai upazila of Rangamati yesterday.

October 9, 2020
October 9, 2020

4 Barishal children arrested for rape handed over to parents under HC order

Four children from Bakerganj in Barishal, who were arrested in a rape case, have been handed over to their parents early today after they were released from Jashore Children Development Centre in line with a High Court directive issued last night.