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Kushtia BNP leader held for ‘rape attempt’

Sun Online Desk     22nd September, 2017 10:22:13 printer

Kushtia BNP leader held for ‘rape attempt’


Police on Friday arrested a septuagenarian leader of local BNP leader on charge of attempting to rape a mentally challenged woman at Mirzanagar village in Mirpur upazila.


Officer-in-charge of Mirpur Police Station Azizur Rahman said victim’s mother filed a case under Women and Children Repression Prevention Act on Friday.


According to the case statement, Abul Kashem Mondal, 70, president of Ward-1 BNP of Baraipara union, tried to violate the woman while she was returning home after taking a bath in a pond on Thursday afternoon.


After hearing her screams, local people came to the spot but Kashem fled the scene. 


Source: UNB