Zanjira municipality mayor’s son held for ‘raping’ college girl

2 July, 2019 12:00 AM printer

SHARIATPUR: Police on Sunday arrested the son of Zanjira municipality Mayor Yunus Bepari for allegedly raping a college girl, reports UNB.

Masud Bepari, 27, was picked up around 2:30am after the matter came to the fore, said officer-in-charge of Zanjira Police Station Belayet Hossain.

He said the victim, a student of a local college, used to work at a clinic in Zanjira municipality on part-time basis. On Saturday night, Masud, a distant relative of the victim, took the girl to their under-construction building and raped her there.

As she fell sick, he took her to a hospital secretly for treatment.

However, locals noticed the matter and informed police. Later, law enforcers rushed in and arrested Masud from his house around 2:30am, the OC said.

The victim appeared at the police station at noon and filed a case against the youth.