POST TIME: 20 April, 2019 11:46:25 PM / LAST MODIFIED: 21 April, 2019 01:19:53 AM
Minor madrasa girl ‘raped’ in Bagerhat
UNB, Bagerhat

Minor madrasa girl ‘raped’ in Bagerhat

Detectives in a drive arrested two people including the principal of a madrasa from Foyla area in Rampal upazila on Friday night in a case filed over violating an 11-year student of the madrasa. The arrestees are Oliur Rahman, the principal of Shorafpur Keramotia Fazil Madrasa and rapist Ferdous Sheikh, 19 of Shorafpur village and also a grocery shop owner. Lutfar Rahman, officer-in-charge of Rampal Police Station, said the girl, hailing from Naogaon district and a class II student, used to live at madrasa dormitory. Ferdous entered into the madrasa in the night of April 11 and violated the girl.

Later in the day, the victim girl shared the incident with her classmates, but the madrasa principal and hostel super tried to cover up the incident. Following the incident, the girl's uncle filed a case against four people on Friday afternoon mentioning Ferdous as the prime accused.

Besides, Oliur Rahman, his wife and the hostel super were also made accused as they tried to conceal the incident. Meanwhile, the girl was sent to Bagerhat Sadar Hospital yesterday for medical test. Another report adds: Police arrested a 12-year-old boy for allegedly raping a three-year-old girl at Bahirdia in Fakirhat upazila on Friday night. The arrestee was identified as Arma Hawladar, 12, son of Habib Hawladar of the village.

Police said Arman violated his little cousin when they were playing together at a house. Hearing screams of the victim, locals went to the spot and rescued the child.

Later, victim's mother filed a case with Fakirhat PS. The victim was taken to Sadar Hospital. Police arrested the boy from his house.

Man held for raping 5th grader in Chandpur

Earlier in the day, police arrested a person from Kalir Bazar in Faridganj Upazila for raping a fifth grader after a case filed on Friday.

The arrestee was identified as Sohel Hossain, 32, of the village. Police said taking advantage of an empty house on Thursday afternoon, neighbour Sohel Hossain called the girl inside while she was playing on the yard and violated her.