Man arrested for raping garment-worker in B’baria

Our Correspondent

9 December, 2019 12:00 AM printer

BRAHMANBARIA: Police on Saturday arrested a man for allegedly violating garment worker at Kharampur village of Akhaura upazila in the district.

The arrestee was identified as Raju Ahmed, 30, son of Hamdu Mia of Nurpur village in Akhaura South Union.

The victim, a garments worker of Dhaka, alleged that she got acquainted with fellow passenger Raju on Friday night when she was going to pay respect to the Kella Shahid Mazar of Kharampur by train.

After get down from the train at Akhaura, she was not capable to identify the route to the Mazar.

Taking advantage, Raju took her to the residence of one Mosharraf Mia of the union where he violated her overnight, she alleged.

The next morning, she appeared at Akhaura Police Station and filed a case in this regard.

Confirming the information, Officer-in-Charge of the police station Rasul Ahmed Nejami said they arrested Raju immediately.