6 held over gang rape on moving bus in Savar

Sun Online Desk

29th May, 2021 11:07:22 AM printer

6 held over gang rape on moving bus in Savar

Six people, including a bus driver and his assistant, were arrested in connection with the ‘gang rape’ of a girl in a moving bus at Ashuli of Savar.

The incident took place in the Ashulia Cattle Hat area on the Ashulia-C&B bypass road around 12:15 pm on Friday.

Confirming the news, Ashulia Police Station OC (Investigation) Ziaul Haque  said that police also seized the bus.

The victim was going to her home in Chashara area of ​​Narayanganj riding on the bus from her sister’s house in Manikganj. At one stage, the bus driver and helper dropped off all the passengers from the bus before leaving for the destination. They forcibly brought the victim to Nabinagar by bus. At that time, 6 people including the bus driver and helper raped the victim by closing the windows and doors of the bus, the OC said

The girl was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital for treatment, he added.