Housewife ‘gang-raped’ in Patuakhali

Our Correspondent

3 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

PATUAKHALI: A woman returning home alone was kidnapped and raped by a group of miscreants in Bauphal upazila of Patuakhali district on Thursday.

Officer-in-charge (OC) of Bauphal Police Station Al Mamun said on Friday the crime occurred in the Chandradip area around 9:15 pm when the housewife returning home alone.

“The miscreants kidnapped her and took her to a desolate location, where they raped her. The accused later fled from the spot,” the OC said, adding the woman has been sent to hospital for a medical examination.