Friday, 12 August, 2022

Youth held for ‘raping’ teenage girl in Moulvibazar

Youth held for ‘raping’ teenage girl in Moulvibazar

MOULVIBAZAR: A young man has been arrested for allegedly raping a teenage girl in Kamalganj upazila of Moulvibazar district.

Arrested Pavel Mia, 26, was a resident of Alinagar Slum area in the upazila.

According to the case statement, microbus driver Pavel and Towhid Mia forcibly took a girl to their vehicle on the Dhalai River Notun Bridge on Monday while the girl was going to visit her relative’s house.

The victim was taken to a rubber garden next to Shamsernagar Filling Station at night where Pavel and Towhid violated her.

The next day, on Tuesday evening, when the victim tried to get down of the car, locals sensed the matter.

They caught Pavel and handed him over to police.

On Tuesday night, the victim’s father filed a case with Kamalganj Police Station accusing the duo.

Kamalganj Police Station inspector (Investigation) Abdur Razzak said the arrested Pavel was sent to jail following a court order on Wednesday.

They are trying to nab another accused Towhid.