4 sen to jail in Panchagarh rape case
Police have arrested four people in a case filed by a rape victim in Boda upazila of Panchagarh district.
The accused were sent to jail following a court order on Wednesday.
Of them, Jahidul Islam Ratan,25, and auto-rickshaw driver Amirul Islam,30, of Sonapara were accused of violating the woman and microbus driver Shahidul Islam,27, and Noor Alam, were charged for abetting them.
According to the case statement, Jahidul Islam had recently developed a relationship with a housewife of Sonapara under Moynadighi union.
On October 26, the woman had a quarrel with her husband. At that time, Jahidul called the woman and gave her a marriage proposal.
Accepting the proposal, the housewife went to Moynadighi bus counter, from where the accused picked up her in a microbus.
They drove the microbus near a filling station where Jahidul and Amirul violated her overnight and the rest two guarded them.
Later, Jahidul dropped the woman at Boda bus stand and left the place in the morning.
On information, the victim's husband rescued her and filed a case with Boda police station.
The medical test of the victim was completed.