Friday, 21 January, 2022

Cop, 3 others arrested for raping woman in Noakhali

Cop, 3 others arrested for raping woman in Noakhali

Police arrested four people, including a police constable, in a case filed over raping a woman in Sudharam police station compound.

The arrestees were identified as Traffic Constable Munshi Maqbul Hossain, 32, son of Abdul Wahab from Madla village in Kasba upazila of Brahmanbaria district, CNG driver Md Kamrul, 25, son of late Aman Ullah from Nazirpur village, Abdul Mannan, 49, son of late Mofiz Ullah of Dadpur village in Sadar upazila and Nur Hossain Kalu, 30, son of Abul Kashem of Anantapur village in Begumganj upazila.

Investigating Officer Mizanur Rahman Pathan said the woman came to Noakhali from Dhaka on Thursday noon for personal work. “When she faced a financial crisis, the young woman met her familiar CNG driver Kamrul."

“But Kamrul and his two associates Mannan and Kalu took her to Sadar traffic police Constable Maqbul. The constable raped her inside chef Kalam’s room,” the inspector added.

Confirming the matter, Shahed Uddin, officer-in-charge of Sudharam Model police station, said the victim’s mother had filed a police complaint against four people on Friday.

The woman was raped inside cook Abul Kalam’s room on the police station premises on Thursday afternoon. Police arrested the four in the night and produced them before a court on Friday and sent them to jail, the OC added.

“Victim's physical examination has been completed at Noakhali Medical College Hospital. The victim is now in police custody”.