Housewife raped in Sylhet

Our Correspondent

4 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

SYLHET: A 21-year-old woman visiting her maternal home in the city was allegedly gagged and raped by a man on Thursday night.

In her complaint to the police, the woman claimed that she was alone when Aminur Rahman Amir, the accused, barged into the house, tied her mouth with a scarf and forced himself on her.

At the time, the rape survivor's parents had gone out for dinner with her three-year-old child, according to the complaint.

When her parents returned home around 9:00 pm, they found the door of the house locked from inside. However, the accused managed to escape.

Based on the complaint, an FIR for rape has been lodged at Airport Police Station, said Ashrafullah Taher, deputy commissioner of Sylhet Metropolitan Police.