MANIKGANJ: A housewife has allegedly been raped by a local UP chairman in Sadar upazila of the district.
The 45-year-old victim filed a case with Sadar Police Station on Friday night accusing Abdul Kader, chairman of Bhararia union parishad under the upazila and president of the union unit Awami League.According to the case statement the victim locked into altercation with her husband on December 14.
Later, she went to the union parishad in the evening on that day to settle the matter. The housewife refused to go with her husband at night and wanted to go her brother’s home in Dhaka.
Later, the chairman took the woman to his house at night and raped her as his wife was not at home.