Tuesday, 29 November, 2022
E-paper

Cumilla Gang Rape

Prime accused held in Dhaka

  • Our Correspondent
  • 8 October, 2022 12:00 AM
  • Print news
Prime accused held in Dhaka

Popular News

CUMILLA: Alamgir Hossain was arrested by RAB-10 at Kajla in Jatrabari area in the capital on Thursday morning. Arrested Alamgir is the prime accused in a case filed with Barura Police Station under Woman and Child Repression Prevention Act on July 13 last.

Alamgir Hossain was arrested by RAB-10 at Kajla in Jatrabari area in the capital on Thursday morning. Arrested Alamgir is the prime accused in a case filed with Barura Police Station under Woman and Child Repression Prevention Act on July 13 last.

A prime accused of a gang rape case at Baruara in Cumilla district has been arrested by Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in Dhaka.

Alamgir Hossain was arrested by RAB-10 at Kajla in Jatrabari area in the capital on Thursday morning. Arrested Alamgir is the prime accused in a case filed with Barura Police Station under Woman and Child Repression Prevention Act on July 13 last.

RAB-10 Commander Additional DIG Mohammad Farid Uddin said under primary interrogation, arrested Alamgir said his friend living at Ratanpur area in Barura and accused No. 3 of the case developed false love affair with the 23-year-old victim living in Laksam area. Later, with the help of Alamgir, his friend offered the girl to marry her escaping from her house. On July 12, the accused Alamgir and his friend took the victim girl alluring her to Choto Kalikapur from her house. Then arrested Alamgir and his friend called in their two associates over phone.

Then arrested Alamgir and his friend Makram took the girl to an isolated place at Durgapur Karjon Khalpar as per their plan telling her that she was being taken to Quazi office where Alamgir and his friend raped the girl after one another. Then the rapists left the girl on the roadside at Durgapur threatening her that she would be killed if the matter was disclosed.

Later, the victim told her family about the incident. In consultation with the family, the victim filed a rape case against four including Alamgir with Barura Police Station. Knowing about the case, all the accused including Alamgir fled into hiding.