College teacher held for raping student

21 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

SIRAJGANJ: A college teacher was arrested from a hospital in Sirajganj on Friday night for allegedly violating a student.

The accused is Abu Sayeed Mollah, 38, son of late Zafar Mollah of Gulta village in Sirajganj's Tarash upazila and teacher of Tarash M Mansur Ali College, reports UNB.

Police started investigation after the father of the victim, a member of an ethnic minority group, filed a case against the teacher on Friday for raping her daughter, said Officer-in-charge (OC) of Tarash Police Station Fazle Ashiq.

Sayeed went to her house for tuition at 9:00 pm on Thursday and raped her finding her alone at the house.

Hearing her scream, local people rushed in and beat up Sayeed.  Then he was admitted to Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib General Hospital. Later police arrested him from the hospital.