school girl raped by office assistant while collecting syllabus
A fifth grader girl has reportedly raped by school office assistant cum night guard at Panchbibi upazila in Joypurhat district while collecting syllabus from his house.
Victim’s father filed a case with Panchbibi Police Station under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act on Tuesday night against three people.
The police station OC Polash Chandra Deb said they arrested two accused in this connection.
The arrested are Mehedi Hasan, 25, office assistant cum night guard of Birnagar Government Primary School, and local UP member Rashedul Islam Mamun, 35.
According to the case statement, the victim went to Mehedi’s house to bring weekly worksheet on the evening of June 16. Later, the accused raped her.
The victim disclosed the matter to her parents after returning home.
As the news spread in the area, local UP member Rashedul and upazila Krishak League joint convener Alimuzzaan Babul put pressure on the victim’s family to conceal the incident in exchange of money.
Police arrested two persons while Babul went into hiding.
The victim was sent to Joypurhat Adhunik District Hospital for medical test.
The arrested were sent to jail following a court order.