Twins ‘raped by father’ in Khagrachhari
Police have arrested a man at Manikchari upazila in Khagrachhari district in a case filed over rape of his twin daughters.
Arrested Nur Alam’s wife committed suicide around two years ago by taking poison leaving four daughters and a son behind. Since then, twin daughters, 11, and son have been living with their father.
Local sources said Nur Alam often violated the twins, but the victims kept mum considering social stigma.
On December 4 last, when the father again committed the heinous crime, the victims disclosed the matter to their maternal grandmother.
Being informed, Manikchhari Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Amir Hossain sent police to the spot and Alam was arrest.
The victim’s grandmother filed a case with the Police Station under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act on Saturday.
The victims were sent to hospital on Sunday for medical test.