Four kids ‘raped’ in two days

17 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Four children - three girls and a boy - were reportedly raped in Feni, Rajshahi, Cumilla and Sylhet between Sunday night and Monday, reports UNB.

Police, meanwhile, have arrested four suspected rapists.

In Feni, a teacher of Korshmunsi Darul Madrassa was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping his eight-year-old student in Dagonbhuiyan Upazila.

Fifty-three-year old Shahidur Rahman, the accused, sexually assaulted the second grader residential student on Sunday night, police said.

Shahidur was arrested on Monday evening from the madrassa. The victim's family has filed a police complaint.

In Sylhet, a man, accused of raping his sister-in-law, was arrested on Tuesday in Sadipur Union of Osmaninagar Upazila.

Police said Zakir Mia, 28, raped the girl on Monday when her mother went out for work. The mother filed a case with Osmaninagar police the same night.

The girl has been sent to Sylhet Osmani hospital for medical tests, police said.

In Cumilla, a truck driver was arrested on Monday in Burichang Upazila for raping a fourth grader.

The victim's father has field a case against the suspect, Shah Alam, hailing from the same upazila.

Police said the girl was returning home from Baishakhi fair at Kadamtali Kalibari when Alam lured her to a graveyard promising to give her Tk 500. Locals caught him in the act and handed him over to police.

In Rajshahi, a young man was arrested in Taherpur municipality for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl.

Al-Amin, 20, raped his neighbour at an abandoned tin-shed hut around 8pm Monday, locals said. They caught him after learning about the incident and handed him over to police two hours later.