Rape of minor girl: Accused held
Published : Sunday, 13 October, 2019 at 5:36 PM Count : 285
Police in a drive arrested a youth from Sadar upazila of Noakhali on Sunday in a rape case.
Sudharam Police Station officer-in-charge Nabir Hossain said acting on tip-off, a team of police conducted a drive in Char Sholakia area and arrested the youth-- Sumon, 18-- for violating a fifth grader girl.
According to the case statement, Sumon on Thursday noon stopped the victim, aged 11, on her way home from madrasa, took her to a nearby garden and violated her.
On Friday night, the victim’s father lodged a case under Women and Children Repression Prevention Act accusing Sumon.