4 held over ‘gang rape’

Our Correspondent

28 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

KHULNA: Police arrested four suspects allegedly for raping a woman in Khalishpur New Market area of the district on Wednesday night.

The arrestees are Saeed, 34, a resident of Khalishpur Bangabasi School lane, Nuruzzaman, 36, Sumon, 18, and Nazmul, 21, residents of People’s Gate Railway Line area of Khulna city.

According to police, when the victim was going to her relative’s house in Khalishpur area the accused stopped her on the way and  raped her at an abandoned house in Khalishpur New Market area.

On Thursday, the victim filed a rape case. She was admitted to Khulna Medical College and Hospital.

Investigation officer of the case Nimai Chandra said the four accused were arrested from different areas of Khalishpur on Thursday.

During preliminary investigation the accused confessed to their crime, he added.