Gazipur police on Monday arrested a local leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) for raping a class III student in Tongi.
The arrestee is Parvej Masud, son of Dadan Mia of Ersadnagar area in Tongi and joint general secretary of ward no 49 unit of BCL.
Quoting the vicitm’s family officer-in-charge of Tongi Model Police Station Firoj Talukdar said Masud took the child to his Ersadnagar house on Sunday evening and raped her.
Later locals rescued the girl from outside Masud’s house and took her to her parent house.
The girl was taken to Tongi general Hospital and then shifted to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital.
Police arrested Masud after conducting a drive in Ersadnagar area.