Man sent to jail for ‘rape’ in Khagrachhari

Our Correspondent

29 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

KHAGRACHHARI: A young man has been sent to jail at Ramgarh upazila in the district in a case filed over rape of a madrasa girl.

The arrestee is Belal Hossain, 23, a resident of Darogapara area in Ramgarh municipality.

Victim’s family member filed a case with Ramgarh Police Station under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act on November 26.

According to the case statement, Belal entered the victim’s house around 10 pm on August 5 and violated her with a false promise of marriage.

The victim kept mum in fear social humiliation and did not disclose the matter to anyone.

On November 25, she revealed the matter to her aunt. Later, a case was filed in this regard.