Main accused in Ctg schoolgirl rape case held
Published : Tuesday, 29 September, 2020 at 1:07 PM Count : 258
Police in early Tuesday arrested Chandu Miah, prime accused in Chattogram schoolgirl rape case, from a house at Potenga area in the city.
Doublemooring Police Station sources said Chandu Miah is the source of Mohammad Helal, suspended SI of the police station.
On secret information, accused Chandu was arrested from the area at early hours, OC Sudeep Kumar Das confirmed.
On September 24, an eighth grader went to her paternal aunt's house in Agrabad from Feni. She alongwith her cousin, a 10th grader, went out on Sunday evening. The duo met a girl named Nuri, friend of 10th grader, on the road and went to her house. But Nuri tactfully sent the girl to Chandu Miah's room where he kept her confined and raped. He also threatened the girl for not informing the incident to anyone.
There was an allegation that Nuri helped Chandu this kind of crime.
The victim informed the matter to the family at night after returning home and, then, she was admitted to Chattogram Medical College Hospital.
The victim's mother filed a case with the Doublemooring Police Station.
Police on Monday, arrested Nuri, her husband Antor Hossain and Chandu's bodyguard Rajib Hossain.