Madrasa super arrested for 'raping' student
A madrasa superintendent at Baraigram upazila in Natore district was arrested by police on Saturday afternoon following a case filed against him for allegedly violating a 13-year-old madrasa girl.
Arrested Mufti Ismail Hossain, 34, is the superintendent of Banpara Kalikapur Ummahatul Muminin Girls Madrasa.
The victim used to live in Madrasa hostel.
Banpara Police Investigation Centre in-charge Towhidul Islam said Ismail called in the victim to his house to clean his basin on Februrary 23.
Later, he allegedly raped the girl and forced the victim to promise that she would not disclose the matter to anyone else.
During coronavirus outbreak, the madrasa was closed and the victim returned home.
As her parents noticed that their daughter always looked unhappy, they wanted to know what happened to her. Later, she disclosed the matter to her parents.
The victim’s father filed a case on Saturday in this connection.