Minor girl ‘raped’ by elderly man
A nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an elderly man in Kalkini upazila of Madaripur on Monday afternoon.
Police said accused Malek Sarder, 60, of Dakshin Gopalpur village lured the victim to give her apple, took her to his house in the afternoon and then violated.
The accused fled the house after the incident came to light.
Victim’s family lodged a written complaint with Kalkini Police Station in this connection.
The police station officer-in-charge Md Basir Uddin Mridha confirmed the matter.